New to classics?
Not everyone has a chance to study Latin or Greek at school or college. We cater for anyone with a passion for classics.
Do I need to have studied Latin or Ancient Greek to study Classics at Manchester?
No, we have introduced two different levels of entry to our courses: these are known as 'Course 1' and 'Course 2'.
For Course 2 students, no previous knowledge of Latin is required — we will provide you with progressive training in Latin or Greek (whichever is relevant) at a suitable level in each of your three years.
What should I read before I begin my degree in Classics and Ancient History at Manchester?
Hit the ground running and make your transition to university more straightforward with some reading about your first-year course units.