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    UGA Classics

    Preparing you for what comes next.

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    May 28- June 28, 2023

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    Graduate degrees in Classics emphasize language, culture, and ancient language pedagogy. Students learn to write crisply, think critically, and work in teams.

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UGA Classics explores Greek and Roman culture (material; intellectual; religious) from Troy to Augustine; Classical languages and literatures (Greek, Latin, and in English translation); and the reception of Classical Antiquity with A.B. and M.A. degrees in Classics with multiple areas of emphasis. The Minor in Classical Culture complements degree programs across campus. New to Classics? Take a course with us on campus or in Europe and acquire future-ready skills.

Winning the future by studying the Classical past

The study of Classics, a rigorous academic program, provides future-ready skills to enhance careers in computer science; management information systems; finance and financial planning; engineering; statistics; biology; biochemistry; international affairs; political science; law; and training for careers in teaching; archaeology; historic preservation; museum and art information. Pursuing a degree in Classics promotes the development of sharp analytical and critical thinking skills, along with a comprehensive understanding of language and an appreciation for art and culture. Research and writing skills are also paramount. Visit career.uga.edu What can I do with a major in Classics? for a listing of career paths open to Classics graduates who acquire essential skills and abilities in Research; Critical Thinking; Communication; Teamwork/Collaboration and Global/Intercultural Fluency

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UGA Classics Professor Jordan Pickett is part of an international team studying the impacts of climate change during Roman and Late Antiquity, with a recent journal article in PLOS One highlighted here by UGA Research News.
This Spring 2023 class is an introduction to cultural heritage and the law. Major topics include archeological, moveable, world and contested heritage.
Congratulations to C.W. Wilkinson on the successful defense of his MA thesis on Thursday, August 4, 2022.  The title of his thesis: Uncanny Hannibal. And here is C.W.

Undergraduate Programs

UGA Classics explores Greek and Roman culture (material; intellectual; religious) from Troy to Augustine; Classical languages and literatures (Greek, Latin, and in English translation); and the reception of Classical Antiquity with A.B. and M.A. degrees in Classics with multiple areas of emphasis. The Minor in Classical Culture complements degree programs across campus. New to Classics? Take a course with us on campus or in Europe and acquire future-ready skills.

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