Hellenic Studies

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Hellenic Studies

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Double Major Minor

Examine Greek history, language, literature and culture to learn about the place of contemporary Greece in today’s world.


Program Information

The Hellenic Studies program offers a coherent program of study in Greek history, language, literature, philosophy, art and culture from antiquity to the contemporary period with a focus on Modern Greece. Get connected to Toronto's vibrant Greek community through academic and social events, and have the opportunity to participate in the summer course on Modern Greek history in Athens and in exchange programs with universities in Greece.

The Program in Hellenic Studies is the only program in Ontario that can lead to a BA and is affiliated with the Hellenic Heritage Foundation Chair in Modern Greek History. The Program also offers specialization to the history of Greek immigration and diaspora.

Degree Information

Campus: Keele
Faculty:  Liberal Arts and Professional Studies
Degree:   Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Degree Options: Double Major, Minor, Single Major

3, 4 yrs

Experiential Education

Research / Other Activities

Honours Option




Degree Overview

Career Options

Graduates of our Hellenic Studies program have gone on to have fulfilling careers in a wide variety of fields. With a Hellenic Studies degree you have the opportunity to enter the work force with a well-rounded education and options to be successful in a range of different career paths.


Cultural Interpreter Diplomatic Service Worker Foreign Language Correspondent
Foreign Service Worker Fundraising Coordinator Government Administrator
Historical Site Guide Immigration Officer International Business Advisor
International Development Worker Translator Travel Agent