Join the Classical Civilisation Summer School at Oxford Summer Courses
Oxford Summer Courses invites enthusiasts of ancient civilizations to embark on an engaging exploration of Classical Civilisation. Our distinctive learning journeys cultivate independent thought within a dynamic and inclusive community at our international summer school.
Embark on a captivating journey through the rich history, culture, and contributions of ancient societies. Join our Classical Civilisation course, where you'll not only analyse and engage with classical texts and artifacts but also refine your interpretive and critical thinking skills. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the key facets that shaped the classical world. Prepare for an immersive dive into the world of Classical Civilisation.
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Reasons to Attend Classical Civilisation Summer School?
- Preparation for Future Studies: The summer school provides a sneak peek into the academic challenges and environment of Classical Civilisation, priming students for higher education in this field of study focused on ancient civilizations, literature, and history.
- Specialised Exploration: Students have the unique opportunity to delve into specific areas of interest within Classical Civilisation, aiding them in making informed decisions for their future academic pursuits and careers in archaeology, ancient history, or related fields.
- Global Historical Insights: Engaging with a diverse, international community fosters a global perspective, offering valuable insights into different ancient cultures, historical contexts, and cross-cultural approaches to studying the classical world.
- Learn the Oxford way with tutorial-style teaching: While Oxford inspires us, we are not part of the university. It shapes what, where, and how we teach. Our teaching methodology is influenced by the renowned Oxford tradition, known for its rigorous yet nurturing approach, which has shaped some of the world's most influential scholars of classical antiquity.
- Advanced Skill Development: Beyond classical knowledge, students acquire crucial skills such as historical analysis, archaeological methods, and effective communication—attributes highly sought after in any career related to Classical Civilisation.
- Personal Growth and Enrichment: The experience is not just educational but also personally enriching, encouraging a deeper understanding of ancient civilizations, independence in critical thinking, and the cultivation of a lifelong passion for exploring the legacy of classical antiquity, all of which are instrumental in the pursuit of a successful career in Classical Civilisation.
Future Pathways in Classical Civilisation
Studying Classical Civilisation at Oxford Summer Courses not only offers a transformative learning experience but also opens doors to a range of potential career paths. Whether you're driven by a passion for ancient history or considering how this enriching experience can shape your future, the skills cultivated in this programme are highly versatile. From museum curation and cultural heritage to education and research, the critical thinking, analytical, and research abilities you develop will be valuable assets in various professional fields. While some may find their calling in academia or research, others may excel in roles within cultural institutions, education, or heritage conservation. Regardless of your path, the insights and abilities gained here will undoubtedly be assets in your future endeavours.
Classical Civilisation Summer School Application Process
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