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Classical Archaeology and Classical Civilisation, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #8 (QS) London, United Kingdom
 The Classical Archaeology and Classical Civilisation programme offered at the University College London includes a basic grounding in at least one classical language, fundamental aspects of archaeology, and field visits to develop a first-hand acquaintance with sites, museums and objects.

About

For students interested in the classical world this degree provides a focus on the art and material culture of Greece and Rome.

Your learning

You will be taught using a mixture of lectures, seminars and practical sessions, either field or laboratory-based. Full use is made of our extensive teaching and reference collections and close connections to the national museums and collections of London.

Assessment

Most compulsory modulses and some optional modules involve an examination element too. The completion of 70 days' fieldwork is a requirement for all archaeology students. This includes a four-week study tour for Classical Archaeology students.

Careers

Throughout the Classical Archaeology and Classical Civilisation programme offered at the University College London, which includes 70 days of fieldwork, students develop the ability to work collaboratively and effectively within teams as well as working independently in order to execute research. Students develop strong research and analytical skills and an appreciation of the importance of recovering primary data through practical experience.

Students learn to communicate effectively verbally, visually and in writing to diverse audiences and develop a sensitivity to different cultures.

Our graduates go on to work in a diverse range of fields from archaeology (fieldwork, research and academia), heritage, museums, the UK civil service and police, law, engineering, business - the possibilities are extremely wide and varied.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Archaeology
  • Field Methods
  • Sites and Artefacts
  • World Archaeology: From early states to Globalisation 
  • Introduction to Greek Archaeology
  • Introduction to Roman Archaeology
  • Texts in Archaeology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score:

    100

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General Requirements

  • If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
  • The English language level for this programme is: Good
  • A variety of English language programmes are offered at the UCL Centre for Languages & International Education.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27540 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27540 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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