European Studies B.A.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

A total of thirty-three credits in approved European Studies courses, as described below, to include no more than twelve credits from any one discipline. Only fifteen transfer credits may be applied toward the major. Students must consult closely with their European Studies advisor in the development of a coherent program of courses.

European Studies Senior Seminar or Research project
All seniors must complete a senior project for at least three credits at the 200-level on a subject focused on northern, western, or Mediterranean Europe. The requirement may be fulfilled by taking a 200-level senior seminar (approved by the European Studies academic advisor) or by completing an advanced readings and research project or Honors Thesis (GRS 297/GRS 298, HON 234/HON 235 or other 200-level research project approved by the European Studies academic advisor). Students should expect to use their competency in a European language (other than English) in this research project where relevant. Upon request, the European Studies subcommittee may approve a research project done in conjunction with a 200-level seminar offered by one of the college’s departments.3
European Culture and Thought
Twelve credits from the approved list to include six credits at the 100-level or higher. 12
Western Art:Ancient - Medieval
Western Art:Renaissance-Modern
Greek Art
Roman Art
Topics in Medieval Art
Northern European 1400-1600
Italian Early Renaissance Art
Italian High and Late Ren Art
Topics European Art 1600-1800
Topics in Modern Art
19th-Century European Painting
20th-Century Art
19th & 20th Cent Arch & Design
Seminar in Western Art (when the content is European)
Issues in Contemporary Art
Greek History and Civilization
Classical Roman Civilization
Myths/Legends Trojan War
The End of the Roman Republic
Early Roman Empire: Lit Trans
Mythology
Greek Drama
Stories and Histories
Ancient Epic
Satiric Spirit
Greco-Roman Political Thought
Plato
British Literature I
British Literature II
Lit Western Trad I:Intg Humn
Lit Western Trad II: Intg Humn
Hist of English Language
Topics in Bible & Lit
Shakespeare
Topics in Shakespeare
Topics in Ren Lit & Culture
Milton
Survey Brit Lit to 1700
Restoration & 18thC Literature
18th Century British Novel
Topics:18C,19C Brit Lit & Cul
Topics in Romanticism
Topics in Victorian Literature
19th Century British Novel
20th-Century British Novel
20th-Century Irish Literature
Seminar in Literature to 1800
Seminar in Literature to 1800
Seminar in 19th Century Lit
Seminar in 19th Century Lit (when the content is European)
French Lit in Context I
French Lit in Context II
Medieval/Renaissance Topics
Early French Women Writers
Power/Desire in Class Fr Drama
EnlightenmentSocietyReimagined
Romanticism and Symbolism
Rev&React in 19th C Narrative
La Belle Epoque
Lyric Poetry:Harmony & Crisis
20-C Lit - Society and Writers
Topics in Modern French Lit
Women's Autobiographies
Topics in French Culture
German News Media
Culture & Civilization to 1900
20th C Culture & Civilization
German Lit in Context I
German Lit in Context II
Methods Research&Bibliography
History of the German Language
Middle Ages
Goethe
Schiller
19th-Century Prose
German Lit from 1890 to 1945
Contemporary German Literature
German Folklore
German Romanticism
Proverbs
German Intellectual Movements
Fin-de-Siecle
Brecht & the Modern Drama
German Short Story after 1945
Sem in Lit Genre,Period,Theme
Sem on Particular Author
Greek: all courses above 100-level
German Literature:Translation
D2: History of Zionism to 1948
History of Poland
German Literature:Translation
D2: Modern Jewish History
Modern Germany
Moral&Rel Persp on Holocaust
The Holocaust
World War II
Seminar in Modern Europe
Sem:Lit Genre,Period or Theme
Sem:Lit Genre, Period or Theme
Issues in Italian Culture
History of Italian Cinema
Modern Italian Fictions
Early Italian Lit in Context
Cultures of Women in Italy
Latin: all courses above 100-level
Music History & Literature I
Music History & Literature II
History of Ancient Philosophy
History of Modern Philosophy
History of Medieval Philosophy
Social & Political Philosophy
Continental Philosophy
History of Political Thought
History of Political Thought
Integrated Humanities
Integrated Humanities
Western Religious Thought
Judaism
Christianity
Studies in Gender & Religion (when the content is European)
Moral&Rel Persp on Holocaust
Studies in Christianity
Studies in Western Rel Thought
Intro Lit & Culture Spain I
Intro Lit & Culture Spain II
Poetic Voices/Cultural Change
Issues in Early Spanish Lit
Reading Cervantes
Dilemmas of Mdrnty in Span Lit
Span Lit:Dictatorshp-Democracy
Early Cultures of Spain
Modern Cultures of Spain
Hist I:Class/Med/Ren Thtr
Eurotheatre
French Lit in Translation
Italian Lit in Translation
Spanish Lit in Translation
German Lit in Translation
Myths & Legends of Trojan War
The End of the Roman Republic
Early Roman Emp:Lit&Translat'n
Mythology
French Lit in Translation
Spanish Lit in Translation
German Lit in Translation
Dante's Comedy
Greek Drama
Ancient Epic
Greek & Roman Satiric Spirit
European History and Society
Twelve credits from the approved list to include six credits at the 100-level or higher:12
Greek History and Civilization
Roman History and Civilization
French Civilization
Contemporary France
Topics in French Culture
Modern Germany
The Holocaust
World War II
Seminar in Modern Europe
Ideas in the Western Tradition
Ideas in the Western Tradition
Early Europe
Modern Europe
Greek History and Civilization
Roman History and Civilization
The British Isles, 1300-1688
Britain since 1688
History of Poland
Medieval Mystics & Heretics
Medieval Urban Legends
Greek History and Civilization
Roman History and Civilization
The Renaissance
The Reformation
Topics in Euro Culture & Soc
Topics in Eur Intellectual Hst
Modern Irish History
Modern Germany
London: A Cultural History
The Holocaust
World War II
Seminar in Ancient History
Seminar in Medieval Europe
Seminar in Early Modern Europe
Seminar in Modern Europe
Seminar in Popular Culture
Western European Political Sys
British Politics
European Language
Six credits of a European language other than English at or above the 100-level. Students who fulfill nine or more credits of their Culture and Thought requirement through the study of any one such language must fulfill this requirement in a second European language other than English.6