Bachelor of Arts in Ancient History

University of Leicester ISC

The BA in Ancient History offers students the chance to immerse themselves in the history of the classical world. From the Greek city-states to the Roman Empire, from kingdoms in the Near East to networks in North Africa, students will have the chance to explore a fascinating and crucial chapter of human past. They will learn about the societies and cultures of antiquity, and investigate the way these changed over time. They will be introduced to key historical frameworks and discover a wide range of sources that bring them face-to-face with the ancient world, from literary texts to ancient artefacts. A broad range of option modules, combined with detailed research projects and a dissertation in their final year will ensure that the course has breadth as well as depth.