University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Classics

2 core courses provide study methods and research skills training, and there will be the opportunity to enhance your language skills from a range of modules in Greek and Latin at every level from beginners to advanced. You can then choose from a unique range of specialist modules in the literature and culture of the classical world (and its later reception). These are taught in very small groups or 1-to-1, so you can tailor a programme to your research interests and agenda. Your programme will culminate with a large-scale dissertation on a relevant topic of your choice, arranged between you and a dedicated supervisor.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or equivalent, in an appropriate field of study. All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language; qualifications accepted include GCSE English; A-level English language; IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component). TOEFL iBT 88 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: listening and writing 21, reading 22, speaking 23.

Course modules

Core modules: Dissertation; research and beyond for sace m-level students; research skills and dissertation preparation; optional modules: themes in the archaeology of roman Britain; taste and desire in pre-roman Italy; symposion; princeps and senate: the reign of Tiberius; the roman empire in the 3rd century AD; ancient Greece and the 18th century: the (re)discovery of Greece; roman frontier systems: from the late republic to the end of the fourth century AD; Aegean bronze age interconnections and interactions; Greek and Roman material culture; Virgil's eclogues; Achaemenid sources; Plutarch; Herodotus; life, law, government and Euergetism: the world of Pliny the younger; Latin (multiple modules); advanced Greek language (multiple modules); ancient Greek (multiple modules); special author (2 modules).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,750 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,600 per Whole course (EU) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

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Key information

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Postgraduate Recruitment
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0151 794 5927