Expand your knowledge of your Classical Civilisation or Ancient History GCSE subjects.
Join experts who teach and study the ancient world at the University of Cambridge for an inspiring day of talks, tours, and taster sessions which will help you get more out of your Classical Civilisation or Ancient History GCSE.
The talks and workshops are tailor-made for your GCSE syllabus and will help you to understand your topics in greater depth and to see how what you study fits into the big picture of the ancient world. You can pick which workshops you want to attend from the list below. Within each workshop there will be specific questions tailored to the particular options that you are studying for GCSE. The final programme for 2020 will be released soon.
Draft programme for 2020 - Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Site
10.30 – 11.00 : Registration (Entrance 3)
11.00 – 11.15 : Welcome from the Schools Liaison Officer
11.30 – 12.30 : Session 1, with a choice between
- The Early History of Rome
- Women in the Ancient World
- Myth and Religion
12.30 – 1.30 : Lunchtime
13.30 – 14.30 : Session 2, with a choice between
- Roman Warfare
- Persians and Greeks
14.45 – 15.45 : Session 3, with a choice between
- Homeric World
- Roman City Life
- Latin Language Taster
Unfortunately, we cannot offer onsite parking to attendees travelling by car. There are pay and display bays both on West Road and Sidgwick Avenue. The full address of the Faculty is: Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge, Sidgwick Ave, Cambridge CB3 9DA
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