Ideal as a bridge to study at MA level or beyond if you are new to the field of Late Antique & Byzantine Studies. Compulsory modules: The Byzantine Empire, 600-1453 and an ancient language (Greek or Latin). Optional modules include Medicine & Society in the Ancient & Medieval World and Medieval Cyprus: Art & Architecture. Leads to MA study or careers in education, journalism, finance, politics and cultural sectors.
- International expertise in the languages and history of the Late Roman and Byzantine periods.
- World-leading reputation for research and teaching.
- The combined research resources of the University of London.
- Areas of current research in the Centre for Hellenic Studies at King's include charity and remembrance in the Palaiologan period, Byzantine architecture, Cyprus from Late Antiquity to the Middle Ages, archaeology and epigraphy of Asia Minor, middle Byzantine literary culture, Byzantine theology, Byzantine relationships with East and West.
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Dr Dionysios Stathakopoulos
King's College London
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 120/ECTS 60
One year FT, two years PT, September to September.
Strand Campus, other University of London institutions.
Most students go on to take our MA in Late Antique and Byzantine Studies, or related courses at other UK universities.
Year of entry 2013