Courses about Ancient Civilisations

Discover the ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Roman on our courses, as well as Mayan civilisations and more.
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  1. The Etruscans

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 27 Oct 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover the mysterious people who lived in Central Italy and ended up being enveloped by the Romans.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £47.00
    Concession: £36.00

  2. Reading hieroglyphics

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 28 Oct 2019
    Location on this date: International House
    Information to be provided shortly.
    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £109.00
    Concession: £66.00

  3. Celebrating in Ancient Egypt

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 2 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £47.00
    Concession: £36.00

  4. Egyptology day

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 9 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    After thousands of years, the legacy of the Ancient Egyptians continues to captivate. This autumn, leading experts and specialists shed new light on this mysterious civilisation at City Lit's annual Egyptology day. No prior knowledge is required - just bring your curiosity!
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £47.00
    Concession: £36.00

  5. Introduction to classical civilisation: from Mynos to Mycenae

    Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Trace the origins of civilisation in the Aegean. This course coincides with a new exhibition on Troy at the British Museum. A visit to the galleries of the British Museum is included.
    Full fee: £219.00
    Senior fee: £175.00
    Concession: £134.00

  6. Egyptology: the end of empire, tomb robbers and golden pharaohs at Tanis

    Course Date: Tue 14 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover what happened when the empire went into decline and the Valley of the Kings was abandoned.
    Full fee: £219.00
    Senior fee: £175.00
    Concession: £134.00

  7. Great voyages from Greek and Roman myths - Jason, Odysseus and Aeneas

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 18 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    A detailed examination of the voyages and their fantastical encounters relating them to reality. Includes visit to the British Museum.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £47.00
    Concession: £36.00

  8. Creation myths in the ancient near East

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 25 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This information will be provided soon. Please keep checking our website.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £47.00
    Concession: £36.00

  9. Parallels between ancient Greek and ancient Indian views of History

    Course Date: Mon 27 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover the similarities and differences between ancient and modern history and epic.
    Full fee: £19.00
    Senior fee: £15.00
    Concession: £12.00

  10. North East India and Bangladesh: a photographic lecture

    Course Date: Tue 4 Feb 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
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    Full fee: £19.00
    Senior fee: £15.00
    Concession: £12.00

  11. Introduction to ancient Greek thought: from the Presocratics to the Stoics

    Course Date: Tue 4 Feb 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
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    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £95.00
    Concession: £73.00

  12. The weirdly wonderful worlds of Lucian of Samosata

    Course Date: Wed 5 Feb 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
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    Full fee: £79.00
    Senior fee: £63.00
    Concession: £48.00

  13. Art of ancient Central Asia

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 8 Feb 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
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    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £47.00
    Concession: £36.00

  14. Ancient American civilisations: the North

    Evening
    Course Date: Wed 12 Feb 2020
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    This information will be provided soon. Please keep checking our website.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £129.00
    Concession: £79.00

  15. Sanskrit: an introduction for absolute beginners at the British Museum

    Evening
    Course Date: Fri 14 Feb 2020
    Location on this date: The British Museum
    This four-week course, presented in partnership between the British Museum and City Lit, uses British Museum objects related to ancient South Asia to provide a foundation in the sacred language of Sanskrit. The class will be held at the British Museum.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

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