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Classical Tradition - MRes

Course Description

About the course:
-A multidisciplinary programme focusing on the reception of ancient literature, art and culture in the modern world
-Longest-established Reception postgraduate programme in the UK
-Department rated third in UK for the quality of its publications
-Suitable for graduates from any arts or humanities discipline


Modules include:
-Approaches to the classical tradition
-Ancient Greek or Latin (or a modern language)
-Research methods
-Special options: literature, history, art and archaeology


Our Classics MRes programmes equip you with vital transferable skills for a range of career paths. They also provide ideal preparation for a PhD and further academic research.

Recent graduates have gone on to careers in publishing, finance, museum curatorship, teaching, human resources, manufacturing, the police, information management and academia.

Visit the Classical Tradition - MRes page on the University of Reading website for more details!

Entry Requirements

A 2.1 or equivalent at BA level in a relevant humanities subject. You are normally required to have a good undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). If you have other qualifications and a number of years' relevant work experience then you may also be eligible to apply.

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