Ancient Civilisations Courses in London
Delve into stories of classics and the ancient world, learn the languages and explore their cultures. Courses are available on weekdays, evenings and weekends.
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Course Date: Fri 24 Jul 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetAn introduction to one of the most influential and prolific Roman writers, Cicero, his life and works.Full fee: £59.00Senior fee: £47.00Concession: £36.00
Course Date: Sat 25 Jul 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetDo you want to find out what it means to study the classical world? This one-day course introduces the study of antiquity to the non-specialist. Discover the first histories, the heroic epics, and philosophical thought from Greece and Rome.Full fee: £59.00Senior fee: £47.00Concession: £36.00
Course Date: Sat 1 Aug 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetDiscover how women are portrayed on the male-dominated stage of Ancient Greece and Rome and what issues affected their lives. A visit to the British Museum is included.Full fee: £59.00Senior fee: £47.00Concession: £36.00
Course Date: Tue 4 Aug 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetWhat can surviving textiles tell us about the minutiae of daily life in Ancient Egypt? We will consider how the Egyptians wove such fine linen, what other fabrics were available, how they pleated their party dresses, and how often and they washed their underwear. A local museum visit brings all to life.Full fee: £69.00Senior fee: £55.00Concession: £42.00
Course Date: Mon 28 Oct 2019
Location on this date: International HouseThis is a continuation course on the Introduction to hieroglyphs held at the British Museum. More details to follow.Full fee: £109.00Senior fee: £109.00Concession: £66.00
Course Date: Fri 17 Jan 2020 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: The British MuseumAn opportunity to find out more about Troy, its history and the people associated with it. This course will be held at the British Museum.Full fee: £129.00Senior fee: £103.00Concession: £79.00
Course Date: Fri 14 Feb 2020
Location on this date: The British MuseumThis four-week course, presented in partnership between the British Museum and City Lit, uses British Museum objects related to ancient Egypt to provide a foundation in the writing of hieroglyphs. The class will be held at the British Museum.Full fee: £129.00Senior fee: £103.00Concession: £79.00
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