24 months
Duration
4833 CAD/year
3717 CAD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The graduate diploma and MA program in Classics at Memorial University of Newfoundland offers students the opportunity to expand and deepen their knowledge of ancient Greece and Rome. 

Overview

Key facts

The department is able to provide a flexible course of studies that caters to the individual needs and interests of students. Specific areas of strength are Roman Studies, including literary and cultural studies; Greek literature and his­toriography; and more broadly, the relation between literary texts and material culture within the various subdisciplines of classi­cal studies.

At the Memorial University of Newfoundland, the Department of Classics offers an MA in Classics, with an emphasis on classical texts and research methods, which suitably prepared students may complete in two years of full-time study, normally beginning in September.

Areas of Specialty

Our strength is our diversity. Faculty and students in the Department of Classics study every aspect of the ancient Greek and Roman worlds.

  • Greek and Roman social and political history
  • Classical art, architecture and material culture
  • Ancient science, medicine and technology
  • Greek and Roman literature, especially Augustan poetry and New Comedy
  • Textual criticism and literary theory
  • Ancient philosophy

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Greek History and Society
  • Seminar in Greek Literature and Culture
  • Seminar in Roman History and Society
  • Seminar in Roman Literature and Culture
  • Latin Literature: Oratory
  • Latin Literature: Epic, drama, didactic

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Official transcript(s) (must be submitted by post mail or courier)
  • Two (2) letters of appraisal 
  • Non-refundable application fee
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Additional requirements (may be required).
  • Prerequisites may be necessary for your program of interest

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4833 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9666 CAD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    3717 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7434 CAD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Newfoundland and Labrador Students: $5,718 per full programme

Living costs for St. John's

1159 - 1707 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

Our partners

Classics
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Memorial University of Newfoundland

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