Archive | Courses for Teachers

Greek & Latin Summer School at University College, Cork

8-WEEK INTENSIVE GREEK AND LATIN SUMMER SCHOOL, UNIVERSITY COLLEGE CORK, IRELAND June 19th – August 10th 2017   For the 18th year running, the Department of Classics at UCC offers an intensive 8-week summer school for beginners with parallel courses in Latin and Ancient Greek. The courses are primarily aimed at postgraduate students in diverse disciplines […]

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 […]

Classics courses at ICE

Please find below some information on forthcoming Classics courses at the University of Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education (ICE). A full list can be found at www.ice.cam.ac.uk/classics.   All but one of the following are weekend courses that take place at the home of ICE, Madingley Hall. A grand 16th-century country house three miles west […]

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 […]