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Department of Classics and Ancient History - Research Courses

Areas for PhD supervision

The Department offers expertise in a wide range of research areas, including Epigraphy; Numismatics; Visual and Material Culture; Art; Ancient Medicine; Ancient Athletics; Greek Social and Cultural History; Sexuality and Gender; Ancient Rhetoric; Augustus and the Early Principate; Greek Religion and Greek Sanctuaries; Greek theatre; Greek Literature, especially lyric poetry; Greek Political History; Latin literature (Republican and Imperial poetry and prose); the ancient novel; Geography and space in Greek and Latin literature; Classics and Theory; Roman philosophy; Reception of Greek Thought in Arabic Culture; Platonism in the Renaissance; Roman cultural history; Roman Economy; Roman Syria; Sicily and North Africa; The Western Mediterranean.


Courses

Master's by Research in Classics and Ancient History

Duration

Full-time: 1 year

Part-time: 2 years

Entry Requirements

Applicants will need to have achieved or be expecting to achieve a high upper Second Class degree in Classics/Ancient history/Archaeology or a relevant subject to be considered for entry; standard offers for successful applicants will typically be conditional on achieving a 2:i degree with overall average of at least 65% with 68% or over for any dissertation submitted.

English Language Requirements

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

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Course fees - Part-time

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MPhil in Classics and Ancient History

Duration

Full-time: 3-4 years

Part-time: up to 7 years


Entry Requirements

Applicants will need to have achieved a First or high upper Second Class degree in Classics/Ancient history/Archaeology and to have achieved or be expecting to achieve at least a high merit mark on a Master’s degree in a relevant subject to be considered for entry; standard offers for successful applicants will typically be conditional on achieving a merit mark in a Master’s degree (where applicable).

English Language Requirements

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

See Student Finance

Course fees - Part-time

See Student Finance

     

PhD in Classics and Ancient History

Duration

Full-time: 3-4 years

Part-time: up to 7 years

Entry Requirements

Applicants will need to have achieved a First or high upper Second Class degree in Classics/Ancient history/Archaeology and to have achieved or be expecting to achieve at least a high merit mark on a Master’s degree in a relevant subject to be considered for entry; standard offers for successful applicants will typically be conditional on achieving a merit mark in a Master’s degree (where applicable).

English Language Requirements

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

See Student Finance

Course fees - Part-time

See Student Finance