University of Reading

Degree level: Undergraduate

Classical and Medieval Studies

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Course summary

Discover the classical roots of European civilisations and investigate the Medieval period that followed. Delve into the literature of Ancient Greece, Rome and the Middle Ages to develop an understanding of these fascinating cultures. Explore different literary genres and their wider context in history, art and society. Opt to learn Latin or Greek, and choose from a wide range of modules that immerse you in the intriguing cultures of the medieval world. For more information, please visit the programme page: https://www.reading.ac.uk/ready-to-study/study/2022/classics-ug/ba-classical-and-medieval-studies

Course details

Modules

Sample modules may include:

  • Texts, Readers and Writers
  • Ancient Epic
  • Literature and Society in Late Antiquity
  • Medieval Magic and the Origins of the Witch Craze
  • Family and Power in Medieval France
Please note that all modules are subject to change. Check our website for more details about the course structure.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
QV81
Institution code:
R12
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Contextual offers for this programme are typically two grades beneath our standard entry requirement, e.g. BCC.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)7We require a minimum score of 7.0 overall with at least 6.0 in each element of the test (Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing).
TOEFL (iBT)100We require a minimum score of 100 overall with no less than 20 in Listening, Writing and Reading and 21 in Speaking.
Cambridge English AdvancedAWe require a grade A or a score of 185 overall with no element less than 169.
Cambridge English ProficiencyCWe require a grade C or a score of 185 overall with no element less than 169.
PTE Academic76We require a minimum score of 76 overall with at least 64 in each element of the test (Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing).
Institution's Own TestTest of English for Educational Purposes (TEEP). We require a minimum score of 7.0 overall with at least 6.0 in each element of the test (Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing).
Trinity ISEPassOnly ISE III and ISE IV are acceptable and we require a Pass in each element.

Full list of acceptable English Language Tests

http://www.reading.ac.uk/ad-EnglishTests.aspx


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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £19500 Year 1
International £19500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Classical and Medieval Studies at University of Reading - UCAS