Classics - Research

PhD Classics
Graduate Research (level 10 nfq)

The PhD is a minimum three-year research programme, leading to the production of a thesis of around 100,000 words which will make original contribution knowledge. It is also possible to study for a research degree in Classics part-time.

The PhD is predominantly a research degree, but students will also undertake formal training in research, take language courses (Latin or Greek) at an appropriate level, and attend seminars.

The School of Classics currently has 7 students reading for the PhD. There is a dedicated room for research students, with an extensive reference library of texts. UCD has good library facilities for research in Classics, and postgraduate students also have access to other libraries in Dublin.

Full Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Part Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Subjects taught

Stage 1 - Option
Classics in Popular CultureGRC30320
Greek Language I GRK10090
Greek Language II GRK10100
Greek Texts: Plato GRK20110
Intermediate Greek GRK20140
Greek Texts: Thucydides GRK30020
Greek Texts: Aeschylus GRK30060
Greek Texts: Euripides GRK30090
Greek Texts: Epic GRK30110
Beginners' Latin I LAT10090
Beginners' Latin II LAT10100
Intermediate Latin LAT20140
Introduction to Latin Texts LAT20170
Republic to Empire: Poetry of the Civil Wars LAT30110
Virgil's Aeneid LAT30120
Advanced Latin Texts LAT40010

Duration

Z121: 3 years FT / 6 years PT.

Enrolment dates

Next Intake:2020/2021 September

More details
  • Qualification letters

    PhD

  • Qualifications

    Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Part time,Daytime

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