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Oxford and Cambridge Classics Open Day

CANCELLED | Oxford and Cambridge Classics Open Day 20th March 2020 After careful consideration, and in cooperation with The Faculty of Classics at the University of Oxford, we have decided to cancel the Oxford and Cambridge Classics Undergraduate Open Day on 20th March owing to concerns surrounding...

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A Level Study Day

Our Cambridge lecturers present a day of talks on A Level Classics subjects on 1st July 2020. Join us for a fantastic day filled with lectures given by the experts who teach and study the ancient world at the University of Cambridge Classics Faculty. All lectures will help develop your wider...

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Latin Taster Day

Come to our Free Latin Taster Day to get a full day’s introduction to the Latin language on 14th March 2020. This Latin taster day gives students the opportunity to experience learning something new in a University environment. The day includes small-group Latin lessons, a lecture on a Classical...

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GCSE Study Day

Expand your knowledge of your Classical Civilization or Ancient History GCSE subjects on 18th January 2020. Join experts who teach and study the ancient world at the University of Cambridge for an inspiring day of talks, tours, and taster sessions which will help you get more out of your Classical...

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Classics Masterclass

The Classics Masterclass offers students a true flavour of studying Classics as an undergraduate and an introduction to the University of Cambridge. This is a subject-specific event aimed at academically-able Year 12 students from any school. The students will experience a flavour of studying...

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Cambridge Open Days

If you are considering applying to Cambridge, come to one of the University Open Days, taking place on the 2nd and 3rd July 2020. To find out more about applying to Cambridge and studying Classics at University come to one of the Cambridge University open days. The days draw more than 8,000...

Read more at: 2020 AV Ancient World Competition

2020 AV Ancient World Competition

We want you to communicate the ancient world through ANY type of Audio-Visual format you like. Of course, this can still be film clips but feel free to change things up with a photography series, perhaps a podcast or music recording or even a dance performance! We are looking for creative and...

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INSET: Classics Beyond Antiquity

Teacher's Event at the Faculty of Classics 3 July 2021 The field of Classics defines itself broadly as covering ( a ) the ancient Greek and Latin languages; ( b ) the ancient Greek and Roman cultures in all their variety (art and architecture, language and literature, philosophy, politics and...

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The Cambridge Greek Lexicon

10 May 2021

A celebration of the publication of the much-anticipated Cambridge Greek Lexicon on YouTube. Emeritus Professor James Diggle, Editor-in-Chief, details the background and highlights of the project. Pippa Steele, Gábor Betegh, Hannah Willey, Richard Hunter and Carrie Vout each offer brief reflections on an individual Greek...

Athena SWAN

10 May 2021

The Faculty is pleased to announce that its application for an Athena SWAN Bronze Award has been successful.

The Museum of Classical Archaeology invites applications for a Collections Engagement Intern

6 May 2021

The Museum of Classical Archaeology invites applications for a Collections Engagement Intern. This is a paid opportunity. Length of Internship 2.5 days per week for 12 weeks. The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 7 June 2021. Purpose of Internship The intern will help us to clean and transfer the data we hold on...

The Museum of Classical Archaeology is reopening on Tuesday 18 May

29 April 2021

We are pleased to announce that the Museum of Classical Archaeology intends to reopen to the public on Tuesday 18 May. We have missed our visitors and are excited to welcome you back as restrictions ease. Opening Hours Tuesday-Friday: 11am-2pm Saturday: 2-5pm ( university-term only ) Sunday and Monday: Closed Bank Holidays...