Brown university lauren donovan - staging memory: the octaviaand remembering the julio-claudians after nero - advised by john bodel christopher geadrities - ancient modes of reading: a comparison of ancient scholarship in donatus' commentary on vergil and the homeric scholia - advised by joseph pucci. Clas 415b, ancient roman literature aclas 690/890, edit & publish classics journal clas 697, honors thesis clas 699/899, independent study clas 720 the tradition of nature in greco-roman culture clas 896/896exm, directed reading: classics clas 898, master's thesis/creative work greek. The course is primarily designed for students who have studied ancient history, classics or classical studies as their first degree of history, classics and archaeology, you will benefit from the provision of computing facilities in our dedicated postgraduate computer room together with a newly refurbished reading room. In your second year you will study either latin or greek at the appropriate level ( 20 credits), together with 60 credits in ancient history and classical literature courses you will also take another 40 credits in clah or clah-approved courses this includes the option (worth 20 credits) of writing an extended essay of about. It includes a preliminary year, in which students learn latin or greek alongside some study of classical literature, so this course lasts four years not taken in the first year one core paper in latin or in greek literature one classics option dissertation of 8,000 words, either interdisciplinary or focused on english or classics.
Courses in classics for 2017-2018 view all courses in print friendly format level 1 (scqf level 7) | level 2 (scqf level core travel for classics ( senior honours) classic4055 dissertation (classics) classic4047p from the gracchi to sulla: the sources and the history 133-70. Pass, in the first year, with an average grade no lower than b, one two-quarter sequence devoted to rapid reading of greek or latin texts and to a survey of greek or assemble a dissertation committee (normally three faculty members, of whom at least two must hold full-time appointments in the classics department ) and. Apuleius' political animal: a socio-cultural reading of identity in the metamorphoses (2011) · ashli j baker adviser: catherine m connors · greek ( classical), roman history and culture, latin literature, imperial rome, novel/ prose fiction · homeward bound: gendered spatial arrangements in ancient greek houses. Cl3bsr, british school at rome undergraduate summer school, 3, more information cl3cth, carthage:the rise and fall, 3, more information cl3dci, dissertation completion (italian and classical studies), 3, more information cl3de, dissertation in classical studies and english, 3, more information.
If you have no previous experience of either greek or latin, the introductory level modules are designed to move you towards reading texts in their original languages as in year three, your dissertation will give you the opportunity to undertake detailed and independent research under the guidance of an expert adviser. The echoes of classical civilisations exist all around us, forming the foundation of our modern-day societies what can we learn of these ancient people, their cultures, discoveries and beliefs why is the ancient past important for shaping our future the answers to these mysteries wait for you here at reading classics is.
You can choose to learn latin or ancient greek as well as old english (anglo- saxon) at beginner level you may also study ancient arts, such as epic or drama, alongside their more modern forms in literature written in english your dissertation in year three can draw on both degree subjects to discuss a topic that concerns. The department of classics & ancient history is able to provide exceptionally rich resources for masters-level work, whatever your reason for thinking about an ma: as preparation for higher research (for example phd work) to allow you to go deeper into subjects you enjoyed as an undergraduate to give.
Information for current students in the classics department at royal holloway, university of london 2017-18 - first year recommended reading list ( please do not purchase these books until you have spoken to the tutor and made your course choices) coversheet for coursework essay, projects and dissertations. Department of classics ba in ancient history the course also provides for the development of the specific historical interests of students through independent study and specifically the dissertation students are encouraged to include elements of ancient languages throughout their degree course students will expand. The school retains a number of undergraduate dissertations each year for learning and teaching purposes classics what the hellenism: did christianity cause a decline of hellenism in 4th-century alexandria (134 mb pdf) · dying by the sword: did the severan dynasty owe its downfall to its ultimate. Roehampton is ranked in the top 10 universities in the country for classics ( guardian university guide 2018) 96% overall satisfaction on our classical civilisation degree (national student survey 2017) 91% of our graduates are in work or further study within six months (destinations of leavers of higher education 2016.
Cl3bsr, british school at rome undergraduate summer school, 3, more information cl3cr, classics and critical theory, 3, more information cl3dci, dissertation completion (italian and classical studies), 3, more information cl3de, dissertation in classical studies and english, 3, more information. The research assessment exercise 2014 ranked reading classics third in the uk for quality of research publications and sixth overall for research quality debates in reception this module, which typically takes the form of a series of chronological case studies, is assessed by a book review, presentation, and essay. Classical studies at winchester explores the civilisation of ancient greece and rome, and its legacy that has fundamentally shaped civilisation.