UCL (University College London)
Late Antique and Byzantine Studies
This course offers students the opportunity to specialise in an exciting and multi-faceted field of study that covers the history and culture of the Mediterranean world during the long millennium from the foundation of Constantinople (modern Istanbul) in 324 to the fall of the Byzantine empire in 1453.
A minimum of an upper 2nd class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. A basic knowledge of a relevant ancient or medieval language is a prerequisite.
Core modules; either: language acquisition; or: research skills; options may include the following: medieval papacy; identity and power in medieval Europe, ad 500�1300; codes and practice: the world of roman law; Constantinople; the Greek novel and its influence (1st to 21st centuries); the late Roman and early Byzantine city; philosophy under the Roman empire; homer's legacy; Byzantium and the first crusade; Byzantium and the fourth crusade; the Christianisation of the roman world: from Constantine to Justinian; the reign of Constantine i; living in Byzantium: material culture and built environment; Byzantium and the west, ad 843�1002.
The programme is delivered through a combination of seminars, lectures, workshops and library visits. Assessment is through unseen examinations, coursework essays and the dissertation.
|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|
020 3108 4231