Classical Languages Major integrated with Education and Applied Linguistics

Major Requirements
Select 24 hours (including capstone) from the following classical languages courses: 1
GREK/LATN/HEBR: 101, 102, 201 Elementary Greek/Latin/Hebrew I-II, Intermediate Greek/Latin/Hebrew 212
Select 8 upper-division hrs (excludes CLAL 494) in one Classical language8
CLAL 494Senior Capstone4
Complete 16 credits of required courses in the companion discipline (see list) 316

At least 8 of the 24 Classical Languages hours must be HEBR, GREK, or LATN upper division (300/400-level). Students with beginning to intermediate knowledge of one of these classical languages prior to matriculation may, upon obtaining departmental approval, substitute for those hours the equivalent number of hours in any other HEBR/GREK/LATN courses for a total of 24 Classical Languages hours.


All completed in residence.


12 of the 16 hours of the companion discipline can count toward a second major.

Approved LING and EDUC classes (16 hours required)*

Complete the following LING courses:8
Theoretical Foundations of Language Acquisition
Introduction to Linguistics
Complete the following EDUC courses:8
Learning and Development: The Psychological and Developmental Contexts of Education
Classroom Communication & Curriculum Integration
Total Credits16

All students must complete 36 upper-division hours (not limited to major) to graduate.


Prerequisites and corequisites are for those earning an Illinois teaching license and will be waived by the chair of the department of Education upon request of the student.