B.A. Classical and Archaeological Studies and German (Hons)

University of Kent
In Canterbury (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canterbury (England)

Classical and Archaeological Studies and German (Hons) at University of Kent involves the interdisciplinary study of the ancient world, engaging with texts, language and material remains. German at Kent enables you to you to learn the language and culture of Germany and German-speaking countries. Taking these two in combination gives you linguistic and interpretation skills, alongside a deep knowledge of cultures that crosses geographical boundaries and time periods.

Important information

Requirements: English Language Requirements IELTS Take IELTS test 6.5 IMPORTANT NOTE: The UK government confirmed new requirements for secure English language testing for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more


Where and when

Starts Location
01 September 2016
CT2 7PE, Kent, England
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What you'll learn on the course


Course programme

Course Content Course structure
  • The course structure below gives a flavour of the modules that will be available to you and provides details of the content of this programme. This listing is based on the current curriculum and may change year to year in response to new curriculum developments and innovation. Most programmes will require you to study a combination of compulsory and optional modules. You may also have the option to take ‘wild’ modules from other programmes offered by the University in order that you may customise your programme and explore other subject areas of interest to you or that may further enhance your employability.
Stage 1Possible modules may include:
  • Introduction to Archaeology
  • The Civilisations of Greece and Rome
  • Intensive Beginners German
  • Learning German 3 (Post A Level)
  • Learning German 2 (Post-GCSE German)
  • Varieties of German Writing
  • Images of Germany, 1945-1990
  • Introduction to German Literature (in translation)
  • German Pronunciation and Phonetics
  • Post-1989 German Cinema
  • Beginners' Danish: Language & Culture
You have the opportunity to select wild modules in this stageStage 2Possible modules may include:
  • Learning German 4
  • German Post 'A' Level
  • Athenian Power Plays
  • Advanced Latin Plus
  • Advanced Ancient Greek Plus
  • Monsters in Roman Literature
  • Museum Studies (with internship)
  • The Rise and Fall of Athens
  • Greek Philosophy: Plato and Aristotle
  • Intermediate Latin
  • Greek for Beginners
  • Latin for Beginners
  • The Crisis of the Roman Republic
  • Intermediate Greek Language
You have the opportunity to select wild modules in this stageYear abroad
  • The German department at the University of Kent has Erasmus agreements with several universities in Germany and Austria. See the Go Abroad website for an up-to-date list.
Possible modules may include:
  • Year Abroad Module
Stage 3Possible modules may include:
  • Learning German 5
  • Torture and Sacrifice: the literature of early Christianity
  • Monsters in Roman Literature
  • Gods, Heroes and Mystery Cults: Religion in Ancient Greece
  • Fieldwork Practice
  • Graeco-Roman Egypt
  • Advanced Latin
  • Advanced Ancient Greek Language
  • Archaeological Project
  • Constantinople and the late Antique City
  • Roman and Medieval Artefacts
  • Greek and Roman Medicine
  • Intermediate Greek Language
  • The Crisis of the Roman Republic