Greek & Roman Civilisation - Conversion Course

University College Cork


Course Name Greek & Roman Civilisation - Conversion Course
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKA07 CKA42
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters HDip in Arts
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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1. Choose Course
Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

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Duration CKA07: Full-time 1 year
CKA42: Part over 2 years

Additional Teaching Mode Information
The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.

Course Practicalities
Lectures are by day Monday to Friday for full-time and part-time students. You will have, on average, 12 hours of lectures per week full-time.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+It is intended for those who already have a 3 or 4 year primary degree, preferably in the area of Arts or the Sciences, and who wish to study the subject Greek and Roman Civilisation intensively over one academic year. The Higher Diploma in Arts is ...

Comment Who teaches this course
The Roman history modules, and some Latin modules if so chosen, will be taught by the Head of Department Dr David Woods.

Other modules will be taught by a variety of staff according to availability.
Course Content

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The Higher Diploma in Greek and Roman Civilisation is ideal for you if you already have a degree and you wish to study Greek and Roman Civilisation intensively.

The course will introduce you to the cultures of the Greeks and Romans...

Subjects Taught Modules will include such topics as:
• Alexander the Great
• The Julio-Claudian Dynasty
• The Roman Army
• The Late Roman Empire
• The Rise of Christianity
Assessment Method The modules are usually tested by end-of-year examination. Approximately half of the modules also include an essay requirement of 1,500 words, excluding notes.
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
The purpose of this qualification is to prepare you for postgraduate study in Greek and Roman Civilisation, so that you will be able to teach this subject at a variety of levels. Alternatively, the course may suit you if you are interested in pursuing a career in the tourism and heritage sectors.
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr. David Woods
+ 353 21 490 3491 or 490 2359

Departmental Secretary
00 353 21 490 2359
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