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Understand the modern world by exploring its historical foundations and traditions. Our department is a small and vibrant home to a host of dedicated faculty members who can help you explore the field and discover your passion – whether in research, teaching, or stewardship of Roman and Greek knowledge at museums or libraries. Our internationally-trained faculty boasts enviable strengths in the areas of Greek and Roman poetry, medieval Latin, Hellenistic history, and Greek and Roman material culture. Use them as valuable resources as you seek your degree – as a full-time or part-time student – as well as our solid departmental reference library and our extensive database. Students may also find opportunities for cross-disciplinary study with related programs.
Academic teaching and research, curatorial positions in museums, archival work in libraries.
A course-based master’s degree in greek and roman studies is usually considered a final degree.
Two years full-time; four years maximum; part-time study available
A supervisor is required, but is not required prior to the start of the program
While the minimum GPA requirement is 3.0, successful applicants typically have a GPA of 3.5 or greater on a 4.0 point system.
11 full-course equivalents of relevant undergraduate course work, with some concentration in the proposed research area.
All research areas require proficiency in reading Latin and/or Greek.
Competence in reading French, German or Italian must be acquired either before or during the program.
An applicant whose primary language is not English may fulfill the English language proficiency requirement in one of the following ways:
For admission on September 1:
University of Calgary
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4
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