Classics BA Honours
UCAS Code: Q800 (3 Years)


This degree combines the study of Greek and Latin literature, with language learning, translation skills, and a wide range of cultural and historical topics.

You will develop fluency in both Latin and Greek, through a combination of language classes, textual study and translation.

You can learn from beginners' or advanced level. 

Enjoy reading literature by major classical authors in the original language, and complement this with topics in the literature, art, philosophy, history and archaeology of Greece and Rome.

Our dedicated classical library, and the University-led Great North Museum, enable you to immerse yourself in the classical world and provide an excellent range of study resources. 

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The Roman history of the city had a big impact on me with my grounding in Latin already and seemed an ideal place to be learning about it

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