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Classical Studies BA (Hons)

Open University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Distance Learning

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    FEB-21

  • Duration

    3 - 6 Years

Course summary

The ancient Greek and Roman worlds have given us a heritage of extraordinary richness and diversity. This accessible and rewarding course explores classical literature, history, culture, philosophy, art and archaeology through key places and periods – including Pompeii, Roman Britain, Classical Athens, and Republican and Imperial Rome. Your understanding of many aspects of the modern world will be enhanced, as you'll be provided with new perspectives on contemporary societies and cultures. **Key features of the course**- Covers the key concepts, theories, methods and debates in classical studies - Explores themes such as Greek myth and Roman imperialism through primary sources and scholarly criticism - Gain valuable perspectives on the origins and development of ancient Greek and Roman societies, and their cultural impact in later periods- Relevant to careers in teaching, museums and libraries, business, the creative industries and many other sectors - Registration is expected to open in March 2020 for courses starting from October 2020.

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    Open University, Student Recruitment Team, PO Box 197, Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BJ, England

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