120 credits of optional modules

You will have the choice of a range of specialist modules, including the opportunity to take our dissertation module, to create a programme of work fully reflecting your interests and providing you with the opportunity to demonstrate what you have learned over the previous years of your degree.

Optional modules

CodeModule Credits
CLA Stage 3-4 BA Ancient History-Classical Studies optional modules 2019-0
CLA3007 The Crisis of the Athenian Polis 30
CLA3008 The Age of Cicero 30
CLA3009 Dissertation 30
CLA3016 Ancient Comedy 30
CLA3020 Sexuality and Gender in the Ancient World 30
CLA3033 Magic, Witchcraft and Ghosts in the Greek and Roman Worlds 30
CLA3045 Thucydides and the Idea of History 30
CLA3056 Ovid and the Erotic Passions 15
CLA3108 The World of Late Antiquity 30
CLA3113 Art in Greek Society 15
CLA3114 Art in Roman Society 15
CLA3116 Britain in the Roman World 15
CLA3118 The World(s) of Didactic Poetry 30
CLA3201 Classical Language and Texts: Greek V: Tragedy 30
CLA3202 Classical Language and Texts: Greek II 30
CLA3204 Classical Language and Texts: Greek III 30
CLA3205 Classical Language and Texts: Greek IV 30
CLA3206 Classical Language and Texts: Latin IV 30
CLA3251 Classical Language and Texts: Latin V: Epic 30
CLA3252 Classical Language and Texts: Latin II 30
CLA3254 Classical Language and Texts: Latin III 30
CLA3255 Greek Political Thought 15
CLA3256 Impact of Greek Culture 15
CLA3257 Living in the Roman World: Society and Culture 30
CLA3258 The Reception of Greek Culture 15
CLA3259 The Ancient Greek Novel 15
CLA3260 Tales of the Unexpected: Paradoxography, Fiction and the Culture of Wonder 15
CLA3263 Being and Not-Being in Greek Philosophy: from Parmenides to Aristotle 15
CLA3267 Dialogues with the Past: Creative Interpretative Project 15
CLA3273 Polybios and the Challenge of Change 15
CLA3274 The Persians in a Near Eastern Context 30
CLA3275 Women Writing Classics 15