Studying at St Andrews
Undergraduate students interested in the literatures of the Roman Empire can explore different aspects of this field through a variety of honours and sub-honours modules offered within the School of Classics in our Greek, Latin and Classical Studies programmes. Honours-level modules of particular interest include:
- CL4432 (Latin Literature and Roman Emperors)
- GK4109 (Greek Literature in the Roman Empire)
- LT4201 (Roman Epic)
- LT4207 (Roman Comedy)
- LT4209 (Late Latin)
- LT4210 (Latin Didactic)
- LT4211 (Latin Letters)
- LT4213 (Roman Satire)
- LT4215 (Senecan Tragedy)
- LT4219 (Roman Biography)
- LT4220 (Latin Lyric)
- LT4222 (Floating Words: anonymous writing in ancient Rome)
More information, including a list of topics offered each semester and short bibliographies, can be found in our course catalogues (organized by Schools).
There is a strong provision of courses dealing with Imperial-period literature at post-graduate level.
- MLitt courses
- Prospective PhD students are encouraged to get in touch with potential supervisors whose research areas are outlined here.