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Middlebury College Classics Learning Goals

A major in the Classics department should graduate with:

  • The ability to read at least one Classical language (Greek or Latin).
  • Strong close reading skills.
  • Strong analytic writing skills.
  • The ability to discuss the major works and ideas of Classical texts.
  • The ability to conduct basic research necessary for the study of the Classical world.
  • The ability to pursue a career in teaching Latin and/or Greek at the secondary school level.
  • The ability to pursue graduate work in Classics.