Postgraduate Students

How the programme is delivered

Learn more about our teaching methods, collaborative learning, the amount of time required to study and technical requirements.


The online MSc Ancient Worlds is delivered entirely online. Both the core and option courses are taught through a combination of live virtual seminars and online forums.

Collaborative learning

You will be studying with students from all parts of the world. Debates on the discussion forums take place throughout the term and their flexible nature allows you to contribute to the discussion in your free time, around your other commitments.

Flexible study hours

How much time do you need to commit to your studies?

Technical requirements

In order to study on the programme you will require a reasonably up-to-date computer (either PC or Mac) and a reliable internet connection.