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MINORS: To apply for the Minor, or to submit a Minor completion form, please go to Rm. 220, the Main Office, LeConte Hall. Minor requirements may be found below, and also in the UGA bulletin.  Once all final courses are completed or in-progress, a minor completion will also need to be completed.  

Below are the requirements for a minor in Transnational European Studies.  Should you have questions, please contact: eustudy@uga.edu

Minor: Transnational European Studies

  • A minor must contain at least 9 hours of upper division course work.
  • Students are expected to fulfill any course prerequisite requirements as directed.
  • Courses taken to satisfy Core Areas I through V may not be counted as course work in the minor.
  • Courses taken in Core Area VI may be counted as course work in the minor.
  • Three (3) credit hours may be transferred from another institution, or six (6) if three (3) are from an appropriate study abroad program
  • A grade of C (2.0) or higher must be earned in all European Studies minor courses

Required Courses: (7 hours)
FCID 2000: Transnational Europe                                          (1 hour)
HIST 2302: History of Western Society since 1500                (3 hours)
FCID 4000: Capstone in Transnational European Studies      (3 hours)

Required Level of Language Competency:
Competency through the fourth semester of a single official language (other than English) of Europe.

Electives: (9 hours)
Select three (3) additional courses from the following list.  The following restrictions apply:

  • The courses must be outside your major
  • The courses must represent two (2) different departments or programs

Anthropology
ANTH3240 The Gypsies: Last Nomads of the Modern World
ANTH3241 Minorities in Europe
ANTH3290 Celtic and Pre-Celtic Prehistory

Art History
ARHI3002 Greek Art and Architecture
ARHI3004 Roman Art and Architecture
ARHI3010 Medieval Art and Architecture
ARHI3012 Art and Architecture of Late Antiquity
ARHI3020 Renaissance Art
ARHI3022 Art and Architecture of Byzantium—The Empire of the New Rome
ARHI3025 The Decorative Arts of Europe: Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries
ARHI3030 Baroque Art I: Southern Europe
ARHI3032 Art and Architecture of Russia
ARHI3035 Northern Renaissance and Baroque Art
ARHI3052 British Art, 1530-1930
ARHI3054 18c European Art
ARHI3056 19c European Art
ARHI4000 Early Greek Art
ARHI4008 Ancient Roman Sculpture
ARHI4010 Classical and Hellenistic Greek Art
ARHI4020 Roman Art and Architecture
ARHI4110 Art and Architecture in the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries
ARHI4120 Gothic Art and Architecture
ARHI4125 Intellectual Foundations of Medieval Art and Architecture
ARHI4130 Late Gothic Art in Italy
ARHI4200 Early Renaissance in Italy
ARHI4210 High Renaissance and Mannerism in Italy
ARHI4220 North Renaissance
ARHI4290 Renaissance and Baroque Sculpture
ARHI4300 Italian Baroque Art and Architecture
ARHI4310 Northern Baroque Art
ARHI4350 Art and Architecture of the City of Rome
ARHI4400 Romanticism and Neoclassicism
ARHI4470 Painting and the Graphic Arts in England, 1530-1930
ARHI4490 Rococo to Reform: European Art 1700-1760
ARHI4510 Modern Art in Europe from 1886 to 1918
ARHI4540 Europe: 1918-1945
ARHI4900 Topics in Ancient and Medieval Art
ARHI4910 Topics in Renaissance and Baroque Art

Classical Culture
CLAS3311 History of Ancient Greece
CLAS3312 Roman History
CLAS3321 History of Women in the Ancient World
CLAS4008 Ancient Roman Sculpture
CLAS4010 Archaic Greece
CLAS4020 Greek Sanctuaries and Festivals
CLAS4030 The Archaeology of the Greek Colonies
CLAS4040 The Hellenistic World
CLAS4070 Roman Britain
CLAS4100 Ancient Roman Cities
CLAS4110 The Etruscans and Early Rome
CLAS4120 Pompeii and Herculaneum: The Buried Cities
CLAS4130 The Archaeology of Rome’s Provinces
CLAS4160 Late Antiquity
CLAS4370 Roman Theatre
CLAS4380 Death: Antiquity and its Legacy
CLAS4390 Grand Tour: Visions and Revisions of Classical Antiquity 

Comparative Literature
CMLT3240 The Gypsies: Last Nomads of the Modern World
CMLT3241 Minorities in Europe
CMLT3260 The Black and Green Atlantic: Crosscurrents of the African and Irish Diasporas
CMLT4070 Renaissance European Literature
CMLT4080 Romantic European Literature
CMLT4081 World Romanticism I
CMLT4082 World Romanticism II
CMLT4100 Mannerist and Baroque Literature
CMLT4110 Medieval European Literature
CMLT4120 18th Century European Literature
CMLT4400 East Central European Literature and Culture
CMLT4630 Holocaust Literature/Film 

English
ENGL3100 Intro to British Culture
ENGL3320 Shakespeare for non-Majors
ENGL4060 Old English
ENGL4195 Celtic Languages
ENGL4220 Beowulf
ENGL4230 Medieval Literature
ENGL4240 Chaucer
ENGL4295 Celtic Studies
ENGL4300 Elizabethan Poetry
ENGL4320 Shakespeare I: Selection
ENGL4320W Shakespeare I: Writing Intensive
ENGL4330 Shakespeare II: Topics
ENGL4330W Shakespeare II: Writing Intensive
ENGL4340 Renaissance Drama
ENGL4370 Milton
ENGL4390 Topics in Renaissance Literature
ENGL4430 18th Century English Novel
ENGL4480 18th Century Scottish Literature
ENGL4520 19th Century British Novel
ENGL4590 Topics 19th Century British Literature
ENGL4670 20th Century British Novel
ENGL4690 Topics 20th Century British Literature
ENGL4695 Topics in Postcolonial Literature
ENGL4695S Topics in Postcolonial Literature (service-learning project)
ENGL4870 Folklore Studies: “Folklore of the Celtic Lands” 

Film
FILM4650 French Film 

Franklin College
FCID3500 The Holocaust from the Victims’ Perspectives

French
FREN3030 Intro French Literature
FREN3080 Topics in French Culture and Civilization
FREN4050 Literature and Culture to 1700
FREN4060 French Literature 1700-1900
FREN4070 French Lit Culture 1900
FREN4080 Studies French Literature Cult
FREN4120 Topics Culture Language Literature
FREN4150 Business French
FREN4350 Renaissance Studies 

Greek
GREK4010 Homer
GREK4020 Hesiod
GREK4030 Greek Lyric Poets
GREK4040 Herodotus and Thucydides
GREK4050 Aeschylus
GREK4055 Greek Tragedy
GREK4060 Sophocles
GREK4070 Euripides
GREK4080 Aristophanes
GREK4090 Adv. Readings: Plato 

German
GRMN3010 Language: Culture and Society I
GRMN3020 Language: Culture and Society II
GRMN3110 Germania
GRMN3120 German Courtly Literature
GRMN3220 The Age of Reformation
GRMN3300 Intro to German Cinema
GRMN3410 Revolution, Revolt, and Nationalism in the Nineteenth Century
GRMN3420 The German Romantic Age
GRMN3550 Contemporary Issues in German Culture, Society, and Literature
GRMN3610 Discourses of Post-War Literature
GRMN3620H The Wild Berlin of Bertolt Brecht
GRMN3625 Post-War Women Writers
GRMN3630 Memory, History, Narrative
GRMN3710 The Wall
GRMN3870 Fairy Tales
GRMN3810 Literature in Music, Music in Literature
GRMN3820 German Film
GRMN3830 Children’s and Youth Literature
GRMN3840 The Jewish Experience in German Culture
GRMN3850 Introduction to Goethe’s Life and Works
GRMN3860 The Evolution of German as a Standard Language
GRMN3990 Directed Study in German
GRMN4001 Advanced German Conversation and Composition
GRMN4015 Magic, Monsters, and the Occult in German Literature
GRMN4020 Theory and Practice of German Theater
GRMN4100 Goethe and Islam
GRMN4210 From the Enlightenment to the Dialectic of Enlightenment
GRMN4310 Germany and the French Revolution
GRMN4380 Contrastive Grammar: German-English
GRMN4410 The Holocaust in German Literature and Film
GRMN4510 Special Topics in German Studies or Linguistics
GRMN4520 Senior Seminar
GRMN4610H Elective Affinities: Literature and Philosophy in Dialogue
GRMN4710 Vienna: Literature, Art, Music, and Culture
GRMN4720 Image and Word: Reading Culture Through the Visual Arts
GRMN4810 Contemporary Issues in German Business and Politics 

History
HIST3100 Intro to British Culture
HIST3311 History of Ancient Greece
HIST3312 Roman History
HIST3321 History of Women in the Ancient World
HIST3322 Wenches, Witches, Damsels, and Nuns: Women in Medieval Europe
HIST3323 History of Women in Early Modern Europe
HIST3324 History of Women in Modern Europe
HIST3330 Medieval Civilization
HIST3340 Age of Renaissance and Reformation
HIST3361 19th Century Europe
HIST3362 20th Century Europe
HIST3371 Tudor-Stuart England
HIST3372 England since 1660
HIST3381 Old Regime and Revolutionary France
HIST3382 Modern France since 1799
HIST3390 Germany since 1789
HIST3400 Modern Italy
HIST3411 Russia to the Great Reforms
HIST3412 Modern Russia
HIST3415 Modern Eastern Europe
HIST3421 History of Ancient and Medieval Science
HIST3433 History of Medicine
HIST3443 Spain in the Age of Cervantes
HIST3490 European Encounter with Islam
HIST4300 Studies in European History
HIST4320 Ancient Law
HIST4329 Studies in Ancient Greek and Roman History
HIST4330 Institutions of the Medieval West
HIST4340 Rebirth and Reinvention in Early Modern Europe
HIST4345 Christians and Muslims in Valencia
HIST4350 Material Culture and Consumer Society in Early Modern Europe
HIST4355 Enlightenment
HIST4360 European Popular Culture
HIST4365 Microhistories of Modern Europe
HIST4371 The Medieval Mind
HIST4372 Intellectual History in Early Modern Europe
HIST4373 Nineteenth-Century European Intellectual History
HIST4374 Intellectual History of Twentieth-Century Europe
HIST4375 The Golden Age of European Natural History
HIST4381 Politics, Culture, and Society in Stuart England
HIST4382 Britain from the Age of Revolution to the Age of Victoria, 1780-1900
HIST4383 Britain Since 1901
HIST4391 The French Revolution and the First Empire
HIST4392 Twentieth-Century France
HIST4393 Empire and Political Economy in the Eighteenth Century
HIST4394 Age of Imperialism
HIST4410 Nazism and Fascism in Europe, 1919-1945
HIST4413 Race, Nation, and Empire in the Former Soviet Union
HIST4435 History of Russian Science from Eastern Exploration to the Space Age
HIST4450 Democracy Modern Europe
HIST4565 The Crusades
HIST4710 Atlantic World 

Infectious Diseases
IDIS3100 People and Plagues

International Affairs
INTL4325 British Politics
INTL4390 Southern and Eastern European Political Systems
INTL 4640 European Union 

Italian
ITAL4030 Topics in the Literature and Culture of Italy
ITAL4040 Italian Cinema
ITAL4050 Italian Literature and Culture from its Origins to 1400
ITAL4060 Italian Literature and Culture from 1400 to 1700
ITAL4070 Italian Literature and Culture from 1700 to the Present
ITAL4120 Topics in Italian Culture, Language, and Literature 

Latin
LATN3010 Vergil’s Aeneid
LATN3020 Golden Age Latin Prose
LATN4010 Roman Rhetoric
LATN4070 Roman Drama
LATN4080 Roman Didactic Poetry
LATN4320 Tacitus

Linguistics
LING4210 Intro Indo-European

Philosophy
PHIL4010 Aristotle
PHIL4040 British Empiricism 

Portuguese
PORT3010 Intro to Language, Literature, and Culture
PORT4010 Advanced Language, Literature, and Culture
PORT4040 Topics in Cinema, Culture, and Literature
PORT4060 Poetry of the Portuguese-Speaking World
PORT4070 Theater of the Portuguese-Speaking World
PORT4080 Studies in Culture and Literature of the Portuguese-Speaking World
PORT4550 History of the Portuguese Language 

Religion
RELI4071 The Holocaust
RELI4089 Biblical Greek
RELI4101 History of Christian Theology (Ancient-Medieval)  
 

Russian
RUSS3001 Russian Conversation and Composition I
RUSS3002 Russian Conversation and Composition II
RUSS3300 Intro Russian Cinema
RUSS4001 Advanced Russian Conversation and Composition
RUSS4080 Nabokov
RUSS4090 Russia through the Eyes of Tolstoy and Dostoevsky
RUSS4250 Pushkin
RUSS4260 Intro 19th Century Russian Literature
RUSS4270 Intro 20th Century Russian Literature
RUSS4280 Chekhov
RUSS4510 Special Topics 

Spanish
SPAN3030/SPAN3030H Introduction to Literature
SPAN3040 Introduction to Analysis of Hispanic Cultures
SPAN3050 Introduction to Spanish Linguistics
SPAN4040 Spanish Literature and Culture I
SPAN4050 Spanish Literature and Culture II
SPAN4080 Studies in Spanish Literature and Culture
SPAN4081 Spanish Film
SPAN4345 Christians and Muslims in Valencia

In addition to the above courses, Transnational European Studies students may take relevant upper division (3000-4000 level) courses in other departments.  Paperwork for petitioning additional courses, which do not appear on the approved list above, can be obtained by e-mailing eustudy@uga.edu.  It is expected that petitioned courses will have a significant focus on European Studies.  Email eustudy@uga.edu if you have questions.

 TOTAL HOURS: 16


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