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Divinity and Classics MA (Hons)

The University of Edinburgh

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UCAS CODE: VQ68

Course options

  • Qualification

    Master of Arts (with Honours) - MA (Hons)

  • Location

    Central area campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    11-SEP-23

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Introducing MA Divinity and Classics

Divinity and classics overlap in many significant and substantial ways, both with regard to the historical period covered and to the Greek and Latin heritage of Christianity in Europe and North Africa.

By the time you graduate from this programme, you will have expertise in handling the complex and diverse approaches to reading classical cultures. You will also be skilled in assessing their continued contributions to contemporary society.

How will I learn?

You will be taught through a mix of:

  • lectures
  • tutorials
  • seminars
  • digital learning

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed in a variety of ways. These include:

  • examinations
  • coursework
  • participation in seminars
  • presentation of your work
  • an honours dissertation

Career opportunities

Our graduates acquire transferable skills that can be applied to careers in a wide range of areas such as:

  • finance
  • management
  • banking
  • the civil service
  • the voluntary sector
  • human resources

This programme can also serve as the basis for further study at postgraduate level in both classics and theology and religious studies.

Application deadline

25 January

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 24,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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A level : ABB

Required subjects: A Levels: no specific A Level subjects required. GCSEs: English at C or 4.

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University information

The University of Edinburgh

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Edinburgh, Student Recruitment and Admissions, 33 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City Of, EH8 9JS, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    17th out of 25 9

    9th out of 30 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 210
    163 86%

    7th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    46.0 46%

    16th

    13
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.64 73%

    23rd

    1
  • Entry standards

    / Max 197
    161 85%

    6th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70.0 70%

    13th

    12
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.98 80%

    14th

    3

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