What will I be studying?
Mainly the language and literature of the ancient Romans, but you will also be learning about their society, history and culture.
What does this subject involve?
A study of the way the language works, but also what ancient authors wrote, what messages they wanted to put across, and how they expressed themselves.
What skills or qualities will I need?
You will develop the ability to
Assimilate and recall knowledge accurately
Select relevant information to structure your ideas and present them clearly.
Previous students have gone on to study classics, but also medicine, law, natural sciences, modern languages and history.The benefits of classics are widely appreciated by employers.