University College Dublin


Course Name Classics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z044 Z105
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MA Classics FT (Z044)
1 Years

Full Time

Rolling *

MA Classics PT (Z105)
2 Years

Part Time

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration Z044: 1 year full-time or Z105: 2 years part-time.
Course Fee

Expand+MA Classics (Z044) Full Time
EU fee per year - €7055
nonEU fee per year - €19200

MA Classics (Z105) Part Time
EU fee per year - €4235
nonEU fee per year - €9600

***Fees are subject to change

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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme.
Entry Requirements This programme is intended for graduates with degrees in classics or related subjects including English, History, or Archaeology. An upper second class honours degree, or the international equivalent is required.

Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.
Comment The MA in Classics is suitable for graduates with degrees in Classics (Greek & Roman Civilization, Greek, or Latin) or related subjects (e.g. Philosophy, History, Archaeology) who want a deeper understanding of the ancient world. It can serve as an end in itself or as a preparation for more advanced research.
Course Content

Expand+MA Classics
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The MA in Classics combines research skills modules, seminar modules, a thesis on a topic related to the ancient world. It is also possible to take modules in Greek and Latin. This one-year pro...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core

Research Skills I

Research Skills II

Stage 1 - Option
Warfare and Society in the Ancient World

Advanced Language I

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
For students who are inspired to continue their study of classics, the MA is an ideal preparation for the PhD. However, the quality and flexibility of the MA has allowed the majority of our graduates to pursue careers in a wide range of professions, including: teaching, heritage management, banking and business, journalism, advertising and public relations, public service, librarianship.
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Joanna Day
Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 8166
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