Arcadia in Greece Courses

All courses are offered through the Arcadia Greece Center. You pursue a 4 credit core course, along with the 3 electives. Please note that not all courses are available in all semesters.

  • Make sure your credits transfer back for credit with your home school – this is your responsibility.
  • Please be flexible about courses – we can’t guarantee placement in specific courses.
  • Please review your course choices with your academic or study abroad advisor, and submit the online course registration form to The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University.

Choosing Your Courses

Please review all course information for the program in Greece carefully, including course syllabi and descriptions, and the semester during which the courses is offered, when completing your course selection form.

  • All students are required to enroll in The Greek Key: Unlocking Athens for 4 credits.
  • All students will also enroll in 4 elective courses for 3 credits each. Students are required to enroll in a total of 16 credits for the semester.

We suggest that you secure approval for at least 6 elective courses. Please list them in order of preference on your course form.


Core Course

Core Course (Required)
Course ID Title Credits Term Syllabus
GREA GRCU 111 The Greek Key: Unlocking Athens 4 Spring/Fall PDF

Electives

Anthropology/Archaeology
Course ID Title Credits Term Syllabus
GREA ARAN 310 Athens on Site I: Archaeology and the City 3 Spring/Fall PDF
GREA ARMO 310 Athens on Site II: History and Architecture in Modern Athens 3 Spring/Fall PDF
GREA ANMO/SOMO 360 Contempory Greek Society 3 Spring/Fall PDF
Critical and Visual Studies
Course ID Title Credits Term Syllabus
GREA ARMA 332 Greek Art: The Present 3 Spring/Fall PDF
Economics
Course ID Title Credits Term Syllabus
GREA ECMO 370 The Greek Economy 3 Spring/Fall PDF
GREA ECMO 380 Political Economy of the European Union: Crisis & Change 3 Spring/Fall PDF
Environmental and Heritage Management
Course ID Title Credits Term Syllabus
GREA ESCH 325 From Grand Tour to Tour de Force: Practices and Politics of Greece's Cutural Heritage 3 Spring/Fall PDF
GREA EVST 380 Managing Sustainable Use of Biodiversity and Ecosystems 3 Spring/Fall PDF
History
Course ID Title Credits Term Syllabus
GREA HIMO 330 Voices in Modern Greek History 3 Spring/Fall PDF
Independent Study
Course ID Title Credits Term Syllabus
GREA STIS 370 Independent Study 3 Spring/Fall  
Languages
Course ID Title Credits Term Syllabus
- Modern Greek 3 Spring/Fall *
- Ancient Greek 3 Spring/Fall *
- Latin 3 Spring/Fall *
*Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced levels are taught. Syllabi are available upon request.
Philosophy
Course ID Title Credits Term Syllabus
GREA PHAN 340 Greek Philosophy 3 Spring/Fall PDF
GREA PHAN 341 Living the Good Virtuous Life: An Introduction to Ancient Greek Political and Ethical Philosophy 3 Spring/Fall PDF
Political Science
Course ID Title Credits Term Syllabus
GREA PSMO 350 Greece and the European Union 3 Spring/Fall PDF