University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Lampeter and Carmarthen)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)

Ancient History

The course offers students whose interests centre on the study of ancient history the opportunity to take a specialist higher degree tailored to those interests.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 or 1st class undergraduate degree; the school encourages students with an equivalent and appropriate professional qualification or significant and relevant professional experience to apply.

Course modules

All years: power and culture in the hellenistic east; Julius Caesar and his times; between narrative and interpretation (writing history in the ancient world); the Greek economy in the archaic and classical periods; early Rome and Italy; women in ancient myth and society; pagans, Jews and Christians; ancient languages; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include essays, exams and presentations.

Fees for 2017

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Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 10,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Mixed mode - 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years
MA Distance learning - 2 years
PgCert Full-time - 1 years
PgCert Part-time - 2 years
PgDip Full-time - 18 months
PgDip Part-time - 30 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lampeter Campus Lampeter SA48 7ED Wales
Distance Learning

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