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Classical, Near Eastern, and Religious Studies

University of British Columbia

48 months
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39573 CAD/year
5506 CAD/year
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About

In the Classical, Near Eastern, and Religious Studies program from University of British Columbia you will learn about the culture, history, and mythology of the ancient Greek and Roman World, explore world religions in a comparative context, and investigate the history and material culture of the ancient Near East and ancient Egypt.

Overview

In the Classical, Near Eastern, and Religious Studies program from University of British Columbia you will investigate the history, languages, beliefs, and people of the ancient Mediterranean and Europe, their historical reception, and modern significance.

You’ll have the option to specialize in Classical Studies, Near Eastern Studies and Egyptology, Religious Studies, Classics, or Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology. In each specialization, you have opportunities to delve into the literature, history, beliefs, and material culture of ancient Mediterranean civilizations from Babylon to Rome.

Your future

Graduates emerge with training in a wide variety of skill sets in demand by today’s employers – from critical thinking and communication to cutting-edge digital technologies for recording and analyzing ancient sites and objects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Near Eastern and Egyptian Archaeology
  • First-Year Latin 
  • Western (Abrahamic) Religions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
  • Greek and Roman Mythology
  • First-Year Ancient Greek 
  • Classical Islam
  • Intermediate Biblical Hebrew

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be admitted to UBC, you must successfully meet the general admission requirements that apply to all applicants, as well as the degree-specific requirements that depend on which country you’re applying from and what degree(s) you’re applying to.
    • English is the language of instruction at UBC. All prospective students must demonstrate English-language competency prior to admission. There are nine different ways to meet the English Language Admission Standard.
    • Graduation from a university-preparatory program at a senior secondary school

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39573 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39573 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    5506 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5506 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Vancouver

1590 - 2686 CAD /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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