Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Arts

Classics (Joint Area)

(for courses commencing October 2019)

YEAR ONE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

CLA1014 Classics - An Introduction 4 ECTS
CLA1017 Greek Grammar and Syntax 1 6 ECTS (NC)
CLA1213 Introductory Greek Texts A and B 4 ECTS (NC)




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

CLA1016 From Heroic Times to the Age of Alexander: A Survey of Ancient Greek History and Literature 4 ECTS
CLA2013 Greek Grammar and Syntax 2 6 ECTS (NC)
CLA2118 Further Greek Passages A 2 ECTS




Requirement for regular progression to Year 2:
26 ECTS credits in Classics
26 ECTS credits in the other area
8 ECTS credits in optional study-units

Total credits for this year: 60 ECTS credits

YEAR TWO

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

CLA1009 Latin Grammar and Syntax 1 8 ECTS (NC)
CLA1215 Introductory Latin Texts A and B 4 ECTS (NC)
CLA2005 From the Foundation of Rome to its Fall: Roman Civilization 2 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

CLA2006 From Andronicus to St Augustine: A Survey of Latin Literature 2 ECTS
CLA2019 Latin Grammar and Syntax 2 8 ECTS (NC)
CLA2116 Further Latin Passages A 2 ECTS (NC)




Requirement for regular progression to Year 3:
26 ECTS credits in Classics
26 ECTS credits in the other area
8 ECTS credits optional study-units

Total credits for this year: 60 ECTS credits

YEAR THREE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

CLA2014 Latin Prose Composition 6 ECTS
CLA3312 Greek and Latin Unseen Passages 2 4 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

CLA3007 Literary Criticism: Aristotle and Horace 6 ECTS
CLA3009 Synoptic Study-Unit 1: Epic (Homer and Vergil) 6 ECTS (NC)
CLA3014 Synoptic Study-Unit 2: Narrative (Xenophon and Caesar) 6 ECTS (NC)




Requirement for successful completion of Year 3: 60 ECTS credits, of which:
28 ECTS credits in Classics
28 ECTS credits in the other area
4 ECTS credits optional study-units

Requirement for award of B.A. Classics and in another area of study: 180 ECTS credits, of which:
80 ECTS credits in Classics
80 ECTS credits in the other area
20 ECTS credits optional study-units

This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Undergraduate Awards, 2019 and bye the Bye-Laws for the award of the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) under the auspices of the Faculty of Arts.
 
Last Updated: 7 October 2019
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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