Late Antique & Byzantine Studies


Grad Dip


Part Time, Full Time

| Admissions status: Open
Core programme content
Compulsory modules
  • 5AAH2018 The Byzantine Empire, 600-1453
  • Dissertation (10,000 words) in Late Antique & Byzantine Studies subject.

Choose at least one module from the following 
  • 7AACM005 Beginners' ancient Greek for research
  • 7AACM015 Intermediate ancient Greek for research
  • Beginners Latin for Research: taught at UCL, Department of History
  • Intermediate Latin: taught at Birkbeck, Department of History, Classics and Archaeology
  • Advanced Latin: taught at Royal Holloway, Department of Classics

Indicative non-core content

Optional modules

A complete list of modules and descriptions can be found on the department website. 
Taught core and optional modules assessed by coursework and/or examination plus a compulsory dissertation which accounts for 25 per cent of the total mark. Part-time students complete two taught modules in the first year and one taught module plus the dissertation in the second year.

Programme leader/s
Dr Dionysios Stathakopoulos
Awarding institution
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.
Student destinations
Most students go on to take our MA in Late Antique and Byzantine Studies, or related courses at other UK universities.
Year of entry 2016
Offered by
Maughan Library