Subjects

Classical Studies

Overview

Classical Studies gives you a broad understanding of Greek and Roman myth, art, literature and philosophy.

Areas of study

You will study texts in English translation and original artworks to develop your understanding of Greek and Roman myth, art, literature and philosophy. You may study works by writers such as Homer, Sappho, Aristophanes, Plato and others. Classical Studies courses offer a balance of Greek and Roman areas of specialisation.

You can study Classical Studies in the following programmes:

What you will learn

Classical Studies is ideal if you want to gain a broad understanding of Greek and Roman myth, art, literature and philosophy by studying texts in English translation and original artworks.

Career opportunities

Many of our graduates have gone on to a range of successful careers. Classical Studies can help you develop skills useful in media and television, academia, historical research, journalism, teaching, public relations, government, conservation and historical preservation, museums, art curation and more.

More information

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