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

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)

Ancient Religions

The MA in Ancient Religions will appeal particularly to those students who are interested in a broad geographic expanse of ancient societies with a particular focus on their religions. The programme can be studied via Distance Learning or at our Lampeter Campus. The distance learning option has 2 intakes per year, the campus-based programmes start in October.

The MA Ancient Religions offers students whose interests centre on this field the opportunity to take a specialist higher degree tailored to investigating the Celtic, Christian, Egyptian, Jewish, Greek, Minoan/Mycenaean and Roman religions, The programme enables students to gain a clearer understanding of the interrelations of religion and society in a cross-cultural perspective and so better enables them to understand multi-religious worlds. Moreover, students will gain a wider understanding of the cultural economic and social forces underpinning the ancient world and these ancient ideas and practices in particular.

If you wish to expand your knowledge about ancient religions at a postgraduate level, then the MA in Ancient Religion is for you. The scheme allows you to study a wide range of modules covering a wide range of ancient religions. The programme is offered via Distance Learning or campus-based at our Lampeter Campus. The distance learning option has 2 intakes per year, campus-based programmes start in October.

All our modules in the MA in Ancient Religions are taught by specialists and active researchers. The influence of our research on our teaching offers our students the opportunity to learn from the best in the subject and follow the latest scholarly trends and discoveries. Our programme is designed to help learners both on campus and at a distance. Our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) is a live forum through which students and staff can interact, through which students are better able to revise and explore difficult topics and access the electronic resources available in the virtual world.

We also offer this programme as a Postgraduate Certificate (students complete 60 taught credits) and a Postgraduate Diploma (students complete 120 taught credits)

Please visit our website or contact us for the most up-to-date list of modules available.
See http://www.uwtsd.ac.uk/postgraduate/postgraduate-fees/ for the latest fee information.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Distance learning (full-time) February 2017 - 2 years
MA Distance learning February 2017 - 4 years
MA Distance learning (full-time) October 2017 - 2 years
MA Distance learning October 2017 - 4 years
PgDip Distance learning (full-time) February 2017 - 1 years
PgDip Distance learning February 2017 - 2 years
PgDip Distance learning (full-time) October 2017 - 1 years
PgDip Distance learning October 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

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

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