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Classical Literature and Civilisation (Hons)

36 months
Duration
20760 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

This innovative degree Classical Literature and Civilisation (Hons) offered by University of Birmingham is for those fascinated by ancient cultures. You will embrace the diversity of Greek and Roman culture, drawing together literature, drama, myth, religion, history, philosophy and art.

Overview

The Classical Literature and Civilisation (Hons) programme offered by University of Birmingham is taught in the Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology where you will have the opportunity to explore not only the classical civilisations of Greece and Rome, but also the cultures of Egypt and Ancient Western Asia, as well as the Byzantine Empire. 

You will learn in a variety of different contexts, such as lectures, seminars, interactive workshops, independent research and field trips. In your second year, with financial support from the University, you will have the opportunity to take up a unique two-week Study Tour where you will develop a research project and travel with fellow students to countries such as Italy and Greece to visit sites, monuments and museums of interest to you.

You will be supported by outstanding library resources, and have access to Departmental facilities including the Classics museum. 

Careers

You will be in high demand and well placed to forge a rewarding career in a variety of areas, including:

  • Law
  • Education
  • Media
  • Publishing
  • Local government
  • Museums and charities
  • Cultural and heritage organisations

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Group Research (Classical) 
  • Greek and Roman History 
  • Greek Literature 
  • Roman Literature 
  • Widening Horizons Module

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Number of A levels required: 3
  • Typical offer: ABB
  • General Studies: Accepted.
  • IB Diploma: 6,5,5 in Higher level subjects plus 32 points overall.
  • BTEC qualifications:
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20760 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20760 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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