Classics and classical studies are good career choices for the students who have an inclination for arts and literature and want to make a career in artistic field. Graduate, post graduate and doctoral degrees in classics and classical studies are available in many global universities for the career aspirants in this field.
In Australia, courses on classics are mainly conducted at the University of Western Australia; University of Newcastle and the Australian National University. Various degrees with several options in ancient history, philosophy in classics and communication studies in classics are offered by these universities for both the national and international applicants at an affordable educational cost.
University of Western Australia
University of Western Australia is one of the most famous Australian universities for the bachelor level qualifications in the subjects of Classics. The university conducts a three year duration Bachelor of Arts in Classics and Ancient History and four year duration Bachelor of Arts in Classics and Ancient History (Honours) programs at its campuses. These programs are offered for a tuition fee of about AUS $21,300 a year for overseas students. Course intakes are twice in a year i.e. in the months of February and July respectively.
Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies) (Classics and Ancient History) and Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies) (Classics and Ancient History) (Honours) courses are also available at the University of Western Australia. Cost of the program is approximately AUS $18,500 a year for the overseas students. Course duration is three years for a regular bachelor degree and four years for an honors degree.
University of Newcastle
University of Newcastle is a major education destination for gaining advanced master and doctoral level qualifications in Classics. The university offers a Doctor of Philosophy in Classics and a Master of Philosophy in Classics. PhD program takes about four years of regular education for the completion of the course while master course requires two years of regular study.
Australian National University
A Bachelor of Languages in Classics program is offered for the international students at the Australian National University for a course cost of about AUS $21,408 a year. A Master of Arts specializing in Classics is also available for a cost of about AUS $18,576 a year.