University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Classical Literature

The course focuses on Greek and Latin literature in its cultural context. Students take the skills-centred core module researching the ancient world, a module on thinking with texts, which engages with a wide range of genres and approaches, and a thematic literary module, which explores in depth 1 specific theme in ancient literature (for instance, telling tales, ancient narrative or vision, power and gender in Greek and Roman literature), and write a dissertation on their chosen specialism. Students either begin or continue with study of an ancient language; modules are broad and flexible, tailored to students' interests.

Entry requirements

2.1 (or international equivalent) in ancient history, classics or a related subject. IELTS: 7.0 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Course modules

Modues include: researching the ancient world; myth, society and religion; telling stories; war and its representation; the ancient city; beginners' Latin for MA students; intermediate Latin for MA students; advanced Latin for MA students; beginners' Greek for MA students; intermediate Greek for MA students; advanced Greek for MA students; dissertation in classical antiquity.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,140 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 15,140 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

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