Warfare, Politics, Gender. These were key issues in the ancient world, just as they are today. The conquests of Rameses ll, Alexander, and the Caesars; the rebellion of Boudica and the poetry of Sappho; and the writings of Homer, Virgil, and the Classical playwrights and philosophers - all these have captivated us for thousands of years, and continue to do so. Single Honours Classical Civilisation recently achieved 100% in the overall satisfaction rating in the National Student Survey (NSS) and are rated 3rd in the Guardian’s rankings out of 20 HEIs teaching Classics.
The BA Classical Civilisation covers the civilisation and culture of the Greek and Roman worlds to shed light on the ancient civilisations that have shaped our modern world.