Classics & Ancient History

Seminar class


Whether reading texts directly from carved inscriptions, handling artefacts in the Garstang Museum or composing your own epic poem – learning at the University of Liverpool is a hands-on experience. Our programmes are flexible to allow you to customise your degree to suit your individual interests.

Single Honours programmes

*You must take a minor subject in Year 1.  Learn more about minor subjects in Single Honours.

Honours Select programmes

You can also take Ancient History, Classics or Classical Studies as minor (25%), joint (50%) or major (75%) subjects as part of an Honours Select degree. Learn more.


Modules in Ancient History and Classics are prefixed 'CLAH' on our module descriptor pages.


We also have close relationships with Liverpool museums, with opportunities for work experience both in our own Garstang Museum and the city centre Liverpool World Museum.

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