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Faculty of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

The Department of Classics, Ancient History, Religion and Theology

About us

Welcome to the Department of Classics, Ancient History, Religion & Theology (also known as CAHRT), a centre of excellence for research and teaching. Our expertise spans a wide chronological, geographical and methodological range and is noted for its interdisciplinary approaches, with close links to related fields including history, sociology, archaeology, philosophy, visual arts, and linguistics. Our research is widely acclaimed for its commitment to engagement with today’s global challenges, such as environmental sustainability, migration, mental health, social justice and ethical living, and for its collaboration with the arts and charity sectors. We attract high quality students from the UK and around the world who enjoy a stimulating and productive learning environment, and we are well-known for our lively and supportive community of staff and students as well as our innovative teaching.

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