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Undergraduate Classics and Ancient History

Undergraduate Classics and Ancient History

Study the literature, art, philosophy and language that influenced so many of our modern institutions.

An exciting place to study

Newcastle is an exciting place to study classics and ancient history.

We have a lively and dedicated team of lecturers and excellent facilities.

We offer beginners' language modules for students who wish to try their hand at Greek and/or Latin. Take the opportunity to study abroad via placements at continental European universities in stages two or three.

An undergraduate examines an ancient artefact from our archive.

Our degree programmes

We offer a range of undergraduate degree programmes. Our degrees can be:

  • single honours (a degree that concentrates on one main subject)
  • joint honours (study two complementary subjects as part of a single degree programme)
  • Combined Honours (flexible degree allows you to study two or three subjects together)