Classics BA (Hons)

Birkbeck, University of London

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UCAS CODE QQP7
The Ancient Greek and Roman worlds offer a wealth of fascinating areas of study, including history, literature, classical archaeology and philosophy. Greek and Latin language and literature are the primary, but not exclusive, focus of this programme, though you will also study other aspects of the classical world. Classics students must have at least introductory-level knowledge of either Greek or Latin.On the programme, they will further develop their skills in those languages at a range of... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | OCT-20

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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72nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
125th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-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 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Classics graduate salary at this uni
£25,000
UK Classics graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, May 2019

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£9,250 per year
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£13,675 per year
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Birkbeck, University of London
CompUniGuide ranking
125th
Student rating
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Birkbeck is London’s evening university, with classes taking place between 6pm and 9pm. This unique evening study gives Birkbeck students the freedom to use their daytimes however they like. An increasing number of school leavers and college students are choosing to study at Birkbeck, as evening study means you don’t have to choose between getting a job and going to university. You could use your daytime to work, intern or gain relevant work experience, which will help you stand out in the competitive graduate job market. With a global reputation for high-quality research, Birkbeck is part of the prestigious University of London, and has two campuses, one in Bloomsbury, central London and one in Stratford.

Where you'll study

Birkbeck, University of London

Malet Street
London
Camden
WC1E 7HX United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Goodge Street  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Euston   0.5 miles away

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