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Classical Civilization, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Richmond, VA, United States
Classical Civilization from University of Richmond is inherently multidisciplinary. In addition to language and literature, students study a range of subjects from history, politics, and religion to science, medicine and art. 
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Overview

Classical Civilization from University of Richmond enriches many other subjects and is considered an excellent foundation for a variety of postgraduate studies, including medicine and law.

By studying classics, you will gain an appreciation of the Greek and Roman worlds; you will also find that classics allows you to see connections between the ancient world and later times, even up to today.

Careers

Recent graduates who have entered the workforce directly are employed in teaching, information technology, business management, computer programming, musical performance, art valuation and government service.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Classical Tradition
  • Byzantine Art and Architecture
  • Image and Icon in Medieval Art
  • Late Antique and Early Christian Art
  • Medieval Art in Western Europe, 8th-15th Centuries
  • Art of the Italian Renaissance
  • Art in the Age of Reform
  • Museum Studies
  • Shakespeare
  • Literature of the Middle Ages
  • Literature of the English Renaissance
  • Shakespeare
  • Interdisciplinary Studies in the Middle Ages and Renaissance
  • Classical Greece
  • Hellenistic Greece and Republican Rome
  • The Roman Empire
  • Medieval Italy
  • High Middle Ages
  • Ancient Greek Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Art
  • Classical Political Thought
  • Symbol, Myth and Ritual
  • The History of Israel
  • Ancient Mediterranean Religions
  • Religion & the Medieval Imagination
  • The Hebrew Prophets
  • Hebrew and Christian Wisdom Literature
  • Peter, Paul, (Mary) and Mary
  • Whores, Drag

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    7.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Candidates for admission must have a high school diploma (or recognized equivalent)
  • Must have completed a minimum of 16 units of secondary school coursework. Minimum requirements include four units in English, three in college preparatory mathematics (including Algebra I, II, and Geometry), and at least two each in history, laboratory science, and a second language (two units of the same language, including American Sign Language). 
  • SAT or ACT Test Requirements
  • Present evidence of academic achievements in the form of a high school transcript, which indicates that they have received, or are in the process of earning, a high school diploma. 
  • International students must present comparable evidence of academic achievement. 
  • English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    56860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56860 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    56860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56860 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Richmond

  • 1071 - 1750 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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