Ancient History

Ancient History explores the civilisations of ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome.

Subject overview

Ancient peoples can offer fascinating insights into human society in the past as well as providing inspiration for the world in which we live today.

In Ancient History you can study Greek and Roman history and history writing, Egyptian history, late antiquity, archaeology and art history, and the intellectual world of Greece and Rome.

Where can Ancient History take you?

Graduates in Ancient History have moved on to careers in areas such as journalism, teaching, public relations, and human resources.

Career options with an Arts degree

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