Classics - Magic in the Ancient World

University College Dublin


Course Name Classics - Magic in the Ancient World
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code GRC30290
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment TRIMESTER: Autumn
Application Date 2021-2022 Academic Year
Pre-Registration for September 2021 reopening in August!
Duration Autumn Trimester - September to December
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Eligibility Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Learning Recommendations:
There is no required prior learning, but students will need some prior knowledge of Greek and Roman history and culture. If you are in doubt please email

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Course Content

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Magic had a central place, alongside religion, in everyday ancient Greek and Roman lives. What beliefs did people in Antiquity have about magic and about how it worked? To answer these questions we will explore the descript...

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