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Ancient History and Politics

Swansea University
Swansea, Wales
Full-time
€21,207.62/year
2513 Points
Duration
3 Years
Language
English

Program Description

Ancient History and Politics examines and explores ancient and modern political worlds and Greek and Roman history. Studying the Ancient History and Politics degree enables you to explore both ancient and modern political worlds. You will explore distant civilisations which remain influential today alongside contemporary British and European politics, public policy and political theory. Initial studies will focus on the political, social and cultural history of the Greek and Roman world, in addition to modern histories of Britain and Europe.

Note:
Fees for full time Undergraduate EU/International students will increase by 3% for each subsequent year of study.

Entry Requirements

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Education
High School Diploma (or equivalent)
17
or
IB Diploma
32
English Level
Cambridge Proficiency (CPE)
C
or
Cambridge Advanced (CAE)
C
or
International Baccalaureate
5.0
or
A levels
C
or
IGCSE
C
or
TOEFL (internet based)
79
or
IELTS
6
or
Pearson Test of Academic Engl.
56
Required Documents
Certified Copy of the English Certification
ID Certified Copy
Passport Certified Copy
Certified Copy of the High School Diploma (or equivalent)
Student Visa
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Notes:

Alternative Entry Qualifications:

  • A level (or equivalent) typical offer: BBB

Alternative English Language Qualifications:

  • Swansea ELTS test (SWELT): 6.0
  • INTO English Language Assessment: 169
  • CaMLA - Certificate of Proficiency in English (ECPE): 650
  • Euroexam @ C1 academic level: Pass

Important Information:

  • For students who fall short of only the English language requirement we offer a range of pre-sessional training programmes that you may take before starting your degree programme.

Curriculum

Year 1

Compulsory Modules:

20 - Greek History and Society

20 - Rome from Village to Empire: An Introduction to Roman History

20 - Introduction to political methodology

20 - Introduction to Politics

Optional Modules:

20 - Ovid's Metamorphoses. The Transformations of Mythology

20 - Introduction to Ancient Philosophy and Rhetoric

20 - Political Philosophy

20 - Politics and the People

Year 2

Compulsory Modules:

20 - The State and Political Institutions

20 - The History of Political Thought

Optional Modules:

20 - America in Crisis: Political Culture and Society from the Tet Offensive to Trump

20 - Rebuilding Western Europe: Cultures and Societies, 1945-1975

20 - Freedom, Angst and the Embodied Self: Themes in Continental Philosophy

20 - Philosophy and the Enlightenment

20 - Contemporary Moral Controversies

20 - Anarchy and Order: Theories in International Relations

20 - Global Political Economy: From Mercantilism to Neoliberalism

20 - Globalisation

20 - Moralities of War and Peace

20 - Approaches to Politics

20 - International Security

20 - Genocide

20 - British Politics and Public Policy

20 - Contemporary Wars and Conflicts

20 - The First World War

AND

Compulsory Selective: Ancient History

20 - Plato's Republic

20 - Intermediate Greek Language I (post-Beginning Greek Language)

20 - Intermediate Greek Language II (post-Beginning Greek Language)

20 - Beginning Greek Language I

20 - Beginning Greek Language II

20 - Further Greek 1 (Level 2)

20 - Further Greek 2 (Level 2)

20 - Advanced Greek 1 (Level 2)

20 - Advanced Greek 2 (Level 2)

20 - Archaic Greece (Level 2)

20 - Armies and Enemies of Imperial Rome

20 - The Heirs of Rome: The Making of Christendom, Byzantium, and Islam in the Early Middle Ages, 400-800

20 - Gender in the Roman World

20 - Beyond Mainland Greece: Asia in the Classical and Hellenistic Periods

20 - Alexander and the Hellenistic world

20 - Intermediate Latin Language I(post-Beginning Latin Language)

20 - Intermediate Latin Language II(post-Beginning Latin Language)

20 - Beginning Latin Language I

20 - Beginning Latin Language II

20 - Further Latin 1 (Level 2)

20 - Further Latin 2 (Level 2)

20 - Advanced Latin 1 (Level 2)

20 - Advanced Latin 2

20 - Schools work placement: Teaching ancient history and ancient languages

AND

Optional Module Choices: Ancient History

20 - Roman Love Poetry

20 - Reading Classical Civilisation

Year 3

Compulsory Modules:

20 - Researching Politics 1

Optional Modules:

Compulsory Selective: Dissertation

40 - Classics, Ancient History, Egyptology Dissertation

40 - Dissertation

40 - The National Assembly for Wales

AND

Optional Module Choices: Politics

20 - Digital Futures

20 - Politics and International Development

20 - Parliamentary Studies

20 - Shadow Wars: US Presidents and covert action from the Cold War to Trump

20 - Capitalism and Justice: inequality, power and prosperity in contemporary economies

20 - Contemporary Political Economy: Competing Perspectives on Global Capitalism

20 - Parliamentary Studies project

20 - The Russian Civil War

20 - Overlord: War, Societies, and the Battle for Normandy 1944

AND

Compulsory Selective: Ancient History

20 - Intermediate Greek Language I

20 - Intermediate Greek Language II

20 - Further Greek 1 (Level 3)

20 - Further Greek 2 (Level 3)

20 - Advanced Greek 1 (Level 3)

20 - Advanced Greek 2 (Level 3)

20 - Advanced Greek 3

20 - Advanced Greek 4

20 - Beyond Mainland Greece: Asia in the Classical and Hellenistic Periods

20 - Monarchy: Ancient and Medieval

20 - The History and Archaeology of Roman Britain

20 - Archaic Greece

20 - Pompeii and the Cities of Vesuvius (level 3)

20 - Alexander and the Hellenistic world

20 - Intermediate Latin Language I

20 - Intermediate Latin Language II

20 - Further Latin 1 (Level 3)

20 - Further Latin 2 (Level 3)

20 - Advanced Latin 1 (Level 3)

20 - Advanced Latin 2 (Level 3)

20 - Advanced Latin 3

20 - Advanced Latin 4

20 - Schools work placement: Teaching ancient history and ancient languages

AND

Optional Module choices: Ancient History

20 - Roman Love Poetry

20 - The Greek Romance: Sea, Sun and Sex

20 - Plato's Republic

Careers

Students on this course typically develop excellent oral and writing skills and you will also learn to develop your ideas in a wide range of formats, along with strong research, analytical and problem-solving skills.

Our graduates are truly international and are employed all over the world in a wide range of sectors including:

  • Education
  • Government and Politics
  • Business
  • Media and Public Relations
  • Law and Public Services
  • Humanitarian organisations
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