Classical Studies and Comparative Literature and Culture BA (Hons)

Royal Holloway, University of London

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UCAS CODE Q8Q2
Studying a Joint Honours degree in Classical Studies and Comparative Literature and Culture allows you to examine both ancient and modern culture through a variety of texts and media, all taught using their modern English translations.If you are captivated by classical literature and philosophy and are keen to understand more about ancient history and classical archaeology, Classical Studies is ideal.Classical Studies offers a great deal of choice in subjects related to the ancient world, ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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49th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
24th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
16th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
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Classics graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Classics graduate salary
£21,000

Others in Language and Area Studies

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Others in Language and Area Studies graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Others in Language and Area Studies graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
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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
Classical Studies
61%
English Literature
54%
History
43%
Drama
14%
Psychology
13%

Others in Language and Area Studies

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£18,800 per year
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£18,800 per year
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Comparative Literature and Culture and Hispanic Studies BA (Hons)

Despite its flaws, Royal Holloway is a good university and I am pleased with my experience here. The lecturers are very...

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Where you'll study

Royal Holloway, University of London

Royal Holloway, University Of London Egham Hill Egham
Surrey
TW20 0EX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Egham  0.6 miles away

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