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Department Virtual Open Day

Zahra NewbyWelcome to our Department's Virtual Open Day page! We’ve put together some resources to help you find out more about the courses we offer and what studying with us is like. We will be offering more live chat and video events about studying with us in 2022, so stay tuned for dates.

We look forward to meeting you soon!

Zahra Newby, Head of Department.

Why Classics and Ancient History at Warwick?

Interested in studying Classics or Ancient History? Our next open day is Saturday 19th June. Sign up here!

Some Taster Lectures!

Watch one or more of our pre-recorded taster lectures to get a feel for what the teaching and learning experience at Warwick is like yourself!

Professor Alison Cooley: 'The stones of Pompeii tell tales'

Professor Michael Scott: 'The historical context of Oedipus Rex'

Dr David Fearn and Professor Victoria Rimell: 'The Wow of Narrative in Greek and Latin Poetry (Sappho and Martial)'

Why Study Classics Now?

Careers: A Presentation by our Careers Advisor Clare Halldron

A flavour of the Warwick Campus

You can also explore our campus life, study spaces, green spaces and many other places here:

Chat with us

We regularly hold live chats that offer the opportunity to speak with staff and students directly and ask any questions you may have.

If you are interested in attending an open day event in 2021, please register your interest.

brochure from classics society

Video creation in the Hellenistic World module

students discussing in class

play rehearsal

Above are some candid photos from our classes and extracurricular activities.