Majors & Minors

Degree Concentration Requirements
B.A.
Major
10 courses, 8 of which must be at the 200 level or above
  • 3-6 language courses with 2 at the 300 level or above*
  • 3-6 literature/culture courses (depending on the concentration) at the 100 level or above in the area of concentration
  • 1-2 literature/culture courses at the 100 level or above outside the area of concentration*
Minor
Language Track:
  • 3-4 language courses, 2 of which at the 300 level or above*
  • 1-2 literature/culture courses at the 100 level or above in the area of concentration*
Literature Track:
  • 2 language courses*
  • 1-2 literature/culture courses at the 100 level or above in the area of concentration*
  • 1-2 literature/culture courses at the 100 level or above outside the area of concentration*

* NOTE: language courses at the 100 level may not count toward the major or minor, only courses taken in one of Duke campuses could be counted towards the literature/culture requirement.

Please use the AMES Major Requirements Checklist to assist you with your planning.