Ancient History and Latin BA (Hons)

Swansea University

Student rating
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( 4.5) 3924 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE VQ16
Ancient History and Latin degree explores civilisations that may appear distant but remain influential even today. You’ll examine past cultures and learn about the Greek and Roman worlds and study intermediary and advanced Latin language. Studying this three-year BA degree will open up a range of exciting career opportunities by helping you develop skills, which are highly valued by employers.With 94% of students in employment or in further study within 6 months after graduating (Destinations ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
1st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
35th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
23rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
36th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Classics

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 94 = 6% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Classics graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Classics graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, November 2019

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Classics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
65%
Classical Studies
40%
English Literature
27%
Psychology
17%
Religious Studies & Theology
17%

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Latest Ancient History reviews

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Charleigh
28 Mar 19

Ancient History BA (Hons)

Ive loved university so far, other than my second year housing as the girls I live with have turned out to be not very...
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Joshua
27 Feb 19

Ancient History BA (Hons)

In a word, Brilliant, I would not change my experience at all I feel that Swansea university has allowed me to grow...

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How Ancient History students rated:

Student rating ( 4.7) 62 reviews

5 star 75%
4 star 20%
3 star 4%
2 star 1%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 3,924 reviews

5 star 66%
4 star 27%
3 star 6%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%
Swansea University
CompUniGuide ranking
35th
Student rating
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( 4.5)
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The 2019 WhatUni University of the Year winner Swansea University is renowned for its research reputation, teaching excellence and its unique seafront location. Established in 1920, the University will be celebrating its Centenary in 2020. The University has two campuses and comprises seven academic colleges that offer hundreds of undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees with opportunities to work and study abroad. The Singleton Park Campus is surrounded by leafy parkland and a five-minute walk from Swansea Bay beach, ideal for socialising with friends and playing sport. As well as being next to the beach and surrounded by parkland, both University campuses are only ten minutes either side of the city centre where you can enjoy the local attractions and nightlife.

Where you'll study

Swansea University

Singleton Park Swansea
SA2 8PP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Swansea  1.2 miles away

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