Studying the 经典 at 西雅图 Pacific University allows you to develop the analytical skills needed to understand ancient languages and engage in disciplines such as linguistics or textual criticism. You will also discover how 经典 can add depth to disciplines such as history, 哲学, and art criticism.
With half the words in English vocabulary made up of Latin or Greek words and roots, minoring in 经典, or taking courses as your electives, gives you a great preparation for any of the liberal arts. And because Latin provides the root words for science vocabularies, you will also understand science and math terminology in a new way — as well as gain personal satisfaction.
The 经典 minor requires 33 credits, including 15 upper-division credits. Ten of those credits are core courses, and 23 credits are from additional approved courses.
You may enter the minor during your first quarter at SPU. Entrance after your first quarter requires only good academic standing (2.0 or higher SPU cumulative GPA). 查阅 undergraduate catalog
for complete information on how and when to enter and what you must do to complete the program.