Learn the language and literature of ancient Greece, which has profoundly influenced western culture and shaped modern thinking on politics and philosophy. By studying Greek at St Andrews, you will learn to appreciate the history, social values, religion and philosophy of the ancient world.
Greek has been taught at St Andrews since the foundation of the University in the 15th century. Courses cover a variety of areas from the archaic period through to late antiquity.
The University of St Andrews has been a centre for classical studies since its foundation in 1413, and the School of Classics continues to build on its reputation for both teaching and research.
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