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Bologna University Greek and Latin Summer School

The Department of Classics and Italian studies (http://www.ficlit.unibo.it) of Bologna University offers an intensive three week Greek and Latin Summer School. The school offers courses in Latin (beginners and intermediate) and in Greek (beginners) and the possibility of combining two courses (Latin & Greek) at a special rate. The courses will be held in Bologna […]

UCL Year 12 Summer Challenge – Archaeology

UCL is hosting a course entitled ‘Archaeology – Ethics and Artefacts’ this summer which may be of interest to any state schools with students who have an interest in Classics/Ancient History/Archaeology – see below for details! *** UCL Archaeology Summer Challenge The course will involve both some work with artefacts and also a broader investigation […]

Postgate and Walbank courses for teachers of Ancient History

The two next courses are in Bristol (15 and 16 April) and Birkbeck College, London (27 and 28 May). The courses, being run jointly between Liverpool University and other partner departments, are intended primarily to support new or prospective teachers of ancient history at school level, whether they are experienced Classics teachers, teachers of other […]

New Perspectives on Virgil’s Georgics

University College London, 3-4 April 2014 (D103 UCLU Building, 25 Gordon Street) While T. S. Eliot celebrated the Aeneid as ‘the classic of all Europe’, the importance of Virgil’s Georgics within European cultural traditions has often been overlooked. This interdisciplinary and international conference will provide the forum for a long-overdue reappraisal of the Georgics and its contribution to the […]

THE BRITISH SCHOOL AT ATHENS INTENSIVE COURSE FOR SCHOOL TEACHERS

‘War, Sport, and Festivals in Ancient Greece’ 16th – 20th July 2014   The British School at Athens invites applications for a four – day intensive course for school teachers of Greek civilisation which explores the themes of war, sport, and festivals of ancient Greece through guided site tours. The course will cover a number […]