ED: SACE ancient languages summer school 2009

… seen on the Classicists list


Spaces are still available on our one and two week intensive courses in Latin, Greek and Egyptian.

Suitable for students aged 14+, the summer schools will provide those new to Classics and the Ancient World with the opportunity to immerse themselves in the language of their choice, Greek, Latin, or Egyptian at Beginners level, while those with some linguistic experience will have the chance to consolidate their skills at Intermediate level (Greek and Latin only). Prospective Undergraduates and Postgraduates are also specifically catered for with intensive courses in either Greek or Latin from Beginners through to Intermediate level, and Egyptian (Beginners level only). These course are intended to provide students with valuable experience and a head-start in their chosen area of study at University.

All Greek and Latin programmes are available as a one week course (inc. 3 days tuition, 2 days private study time or optional excursions/themed lectures & activities) or an extended two week course (inc. 6 days tuition, 4 days private study or optional excursions/themed lectures & activities). Beginners Egyptian is available as a one week course only.

Full residential facilities, including accommodation, meals and refreshments are also available on request (students must be aged 17 or over).

We are also offering a range of themed lectures and cultural activities including a chance to visit the region’s best collection of neo-classical art, the Lady Lever Gallery in Port Sunlight, an artefact handling session in the Garstang Archaeology museum, and an ancient drama day organised by Kaloi k’Agathoi theatre company.

To help students with the costs of attending a limited number of bursaries funded by the John Percival Postgate trust and Friends of Classics are available. To apply please send a letter explaining why you would like to attend the 2009 Summer school accompanied by at least one academic reference to support your application.

For more information, booking details and bursay applications please contact:

Dr Eugenie Fernandes, School of Archaeology, Classics & Egyptology, 12-14 Abercromby Square, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, L69 7WZ. Tel: 0151 7942312.

Email: Info AT classicsforschools.co.uk

NOTE: Students wishing to attend as residential students must be aged 17yrs+ or accompanied by an adult.

Application forms are now available under DOWNLOADS at

Stephen A Flett
Room 3.07
12-14 Abercromby Square
University of Liverpool

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