UCL (University College London)
The course provides the opportunity to explore disciplines useful to ancient historians and to investigate auxiliary techniques which cannot usually be learned in a first degree, including archaeology, epigraphy, numismatics, papyrology, and textual criticism.
A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Knowledge of a relevant ancient language (e.g. Latin, Hebrew, Akkadian) is a prerequisite (minimum GCSE or one year's study as part of a BA degree).
Core modules: Sources and methods in ancient history; dissertation in ancient history; options: options include the following (for a full list please see our website below): Greek epigraphy; Latin epigraphy; Greek papyrology; change and continuity in the ancient Near East; economic and social history of archaic and Classical Greece; territory and identity in Ancient Greece (King's College London); Roman Egypt; economic and social history of Rome (Royal Holloway); Roman Britain (King's College London); the city of Rome (BA/MA), (Royal Holloway); propaganda and ideology in Rome; ancient Rome on film; Greek and Latin language at various levels; lived religion in ancient Greece; Constantinople.
The programme is delivered through a combination of seminars, lectures and museum visits. Most teaching is available inside UCL, but some is held in other London colleges; certain subjects are taught by staff at the British Museum. Assessment is through unseen examinations, coursework essays, and the dissertation.
Arts and Humanities Research Council.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 9,020 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 18,670 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 4,510 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 9,285 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
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