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Classic Literature Courses in London

From Homer to Troy, explore classic literature and modern literature and culture depicting the classical age on our literature courses at City Lit.

Many of our courses are delivered online. For more information about our live online courses, please see our guide to online learning.

  1. The grammar of ancient languages

    Course Date: Wed 9 Dec 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Become familiar with some grammar terminology and concepts that will enhance your knowledge of English and the learning of other languages.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £10.00
    Senior fee: £10.00
    Concession: £10.00

  2. A taste of Latin literature

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 13 Dec 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Get a flavour of the works by authors such as Virgil, Ovid and Cicero. No knowledge of Latin required.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £10.00
    Senior fee: £10.00
    Concession: £10.00

  3. Introduction to Latin Literature in translation

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 12 Jan 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Discover some of the texts of Roman literature which are central to Western culture and thought. No knowledge of Latin required.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £73.00

  4. Grammar for ancient languages: an introduction

    Course Date: Tue 12 Jan 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Suitable for complete beginners of ancient languages. Become familiar with the key grammar terminology and concepts that will enhance your learning. Highly recommended if you are starting to learn an ancient or classical language.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £29.00
    Senior fee: £23.00
    Concession: £18.00

  5. Introduction to the Bhagavad Gita

    Course Date: Tue 19 Jan 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Discover the importance of the Bhagvad Gita and learn why it continues to be one of the most important and most widely read ancient Hindu text.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £79.00
    Senior fee: £63.00
    Concession: £48.00

  6. The Bible between Old and New Testament

    Course Date: Tue 26 Jan 2021
    Location on this date: Online
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    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £60.00

  7. Homer's Iliad: reading group

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 4 Mar 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Come and explore Homer's great epic tale in translation.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £42.00

  8. The Coming of the Sea Peoples: The Trojan War in the context of Mycenaean Greece and the Eastern Mediterranean in the Late Bronze Age

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 22 Apr 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Find out more about the Trojan War.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £135.00
    Concession: £103.00

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