Swansea University

Swansea University

Ancient History and Classical Culture

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - winner of the 'Postgraduate' category at the WhatUni? Student Choice Awards 2017. The course offers a wide range of modules on the history and culture of ancient Greece and Rome, drawing on the expertise of internationally recognised scholars. Every aspect of the modern world has its roots in the civilisations of the classical world. This course allows students to study a range of topics related to the history and culture of the classical world, from the Mycenaean world to the later Roman Empire. The range of options allows students to specialise in history or literature, or to combine study of the two.

Course modules

Modules on the course typically include: research methodologies in ancient history; ancient Greek or Latin language; being Greek under Rome (Greek literature and culture in the imperial period); explorers, travel and geography in the ancient world; magic in in the ancient world (exploring the sources); romance refracted and novels renewed; text and narrative in Graeco-Roman Egypt, etc.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2018 GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2018 GBP 14,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2018 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
MA Part-time September 2018 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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