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

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


The course has a strong focus on linguistic attainment in both Greek and Latin, incorporating aspects of advanced-level language acquisition and textual interpretation; the programme contains a substantial language element and offers advanced language study in 1 language with the requirement to take a 2nd classical language at an appropriate level.

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; linguistic skills at advanced level in at least one of the classical languages are a prerequisite for this degree scheme; students who do not have a classical language at advanced level can use the postgraduate diplomas in Greek or Latin as pathways into the Master�s degree.

Course modules

General Masters study and research methodology; methodology for the literature and language based Masters; Linguistic modules: Latin beginners 1 Latin beginners 2; Latin intermediate 1; Latin intermediate 2; Latin advanced 1; Latin advanced 2; Medieval Latin; Greek beginners 1; Greek beginners 2; Greek intermediate 1; Greek intermediate 2; Greek advanced 1; Greek advanced 2.

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed in a variety of ways, including translation exercises, textual commentaries, and exams.


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 Part-time - 2 years
MA Distance learning - 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Registry Admissions
Telephone number: 
0300 500 5054