Ancient Worlds

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The divine landscape of ancient Egypt: The gods and their worship

The divine landscape of ancient Egypt: The gods and their worship (Part 2 of 3)

.This is the second in a series of short courses that delve into the fascinating world of the gods of ancient Egypt - 10 weekly meetings from Tuesday 16 January, 11am - 1pm with Dr Joanne Backhouse

Roman North-West England

Roman North-West England

Our expert-led course will take you on a journey through the fascinating archaeology and history of Roman north-west England - 5 weekly meetings from Tuesday 16 January, 2 - 4pm with Dr Joanne Ball.

Ancient Greek 1: An Introduction

Ancient Greek I: an introduction

During the course, you'll be reading adapted texts from Classical authors, allowing you to gain insights into the important features of Greek culture and society - 8 weekly meetings from Wednesday 31 January 6 - 8pm with Dr Guen Taietti

Latin 1: An Introduction

Latin I: An introduction

The Latin I short course is an ideal way acquire the fundamental building blocks of Latin grammar while gaining an appreciation for important aspects of Roman culture and society.- , 6 - 8pm with Dr Guen Taietti - 8 weekly meetings from Thursday 1 February, 6 - 8pm.

Reading the New Testament – Acts of the Apostles

Reading the New Testament;: Acts of the Apostles 1-19

Luke's second volume provides an account of the early years of the Christian movement - 10 weekly meetings from Monday 31 January, 1.30 - 3.30pm with Michael Tunnicliffe.

Religion in the Middle Ages

Religion in the Middle Ages

Religious belief and practice was at the heart of life in the Middle Ages - 10 weekly meetings from Monday 15 January, 10am - 12pm with Michael Tunnicliffe.

Animal Life in the Art of Ancient Classical World

Animal life in the art of the Ancient Classical World

The depiction of animal life is a major feature of the art of the ancient world - 3 weekly meetings from Thursday 8 February, 2 - 4pm with Dr Gina Muskett

The Alexander Romance: Alexander the Great and his Reception

The Alexander Romance: An Introduction to the Ancient Reception of Alexander the Great

This short course is designed to provide students with a fascinating introduction to the ancient reception of Alexander the Great - 8 weekly meetings from Tuesday, 6 - 8pm with Dr Guendalina Daniela Taietti.