The Classics at University of Canterbury very words by which we know such important concepts as democracy, philosophy, theatre, rhetoric, and psychology are Greek in origin, indicating that they are ancient Greek inventions. Likewise, the cultural legacy of Rome is far-reaching, especially in architecture, administration, and law-making, in addition to its literature and art.
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- Greek Mythologies
- Roman Mythologies
- Roman History
- Beginners' Latin
- Roman Art and Architecture
- Alexander the Great
- Troy and Ancient Epic
- Ancient Economies
- Intermediate Greek Authors
- Intermediate Latin Authors
- 24 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
It is recommended to apply as early as possible in advance of your intended start date, to allow for visa and other arrangements.
DisciplinesLanguages Ancient History View 32 other Masters in Languages in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Classical studies at school is an excellent preparation for Classics at UC, however this is not a required background for study at first-year level.
- Students with previous experience of studying Greek or Latin may be able to proceed directly to 200-level courses.
International47789 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 47789 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National4840 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4840 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
- National Students - 7,535 NZD
- International Students - 30,700 NZD
Scholarships, grants and awards are a great way to fund your university study.Student loans and allowancesFor domestic students, the most common option for funding your study is the New Zealand government's student loans and allowances. Here you can learn more about what they cover, and how to apply.Overseas financial aidIf you are an international student coming to UC, you may be eligible for tuition or other financial aid from your home country, so make sure to check all your overseas financial aid options.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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