Ancient History and Greek MA (Hons)

Course Overview - Ancient History and Greek MA (Hons)

In MA Ancient History and Greek, you will combine the study of the history of the Graeco-Roman world with the study of the ancient Greek language.

The programme is of particular educational value in that it develops the disciplinary skills of the historian with:


* linguistic knowledge


* interpretation of literature


The study of Greek will give you access to one of the worlds great literatures. You will read foundational texts of the western tradition (epic, tragedy, philosophy and history) in their original language.

The ...

1 option available

Some courses vary and have tailored teaching options, select a course option below.

Course Information

Study Mode

Full-time

Duration

4 Years

Start Date

08/09/2025

Campus

Central area campus

Course Address
George Square
Edinburgh
EH8 9JZ
United Kingdom

Application Details

Course Code

VQ17

Institution Code

E56

Points of Entry

Year 1

Entry Requirements

UCAS Tariff

Scottish Higher

A,A,A,B

AAAB by end of S5 or AAAA by end of S6. BBB must be achieved in one year of S4-S6. Required subjects: Highers: no specific Higher subjects required. National 5s: English at C.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

39

39 points with 666 at HL. Required subjects: HL: no specific subjects required. SL: English at 5.

A level

A*,A,A

A*AA. Required subjects: A levels: no specific A Level subjects required. GCSEs: English at C or 4.

Search undergraduate Courses at University of Edinburgh

Find more courses from University of Edinburgh with our undergraduate course search.

Fees and funding

Scotland £1,820
England, Northern Ireland, Wales, Channel Islands, Republic of Ireland £9,250
EU, International £28,000

undergraduate Uni's