Ancient Greek

  • Ancient Greek

Qualifications

Overview

Study of the Ancient Greek language uncovers the origins of many words and ideas in our modern English language, such as within democracy; theatre; rhetoric; and psychology, and offers insights to contemporary concepts and global issues.

Knowledge of the language offers a richer understanding of Ancient Greece and its history of western politics, architecture, literature, and philosophy that have had such a huge influence on the world today.

Students will also find studying this subject especially useful for postgraduate studies in Classics.

Contact us

School of Humanities and Creative Arts

Phone +64 3 369 3377
Email artsdegreeadvice@canterbury.ac.nz

Location
Old Chemistry Building, Arts Centre, 3 Hereford St
Christchurch 8013

Postal address
College of Arts | Te Rāngai Toi Tangata
University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

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