Department of Greek & Latin

MA Induction 2013

:: The MA in Classics 
:: The MA in the Reception of the Classical World

Director of the MA programme: Prof. Chris Carey

Welcome to UCL! There is a Common Room for postgraduate students in the Department of Greek and Latin.


a) Maps of the main Bloomsbury campus of UCL

b) Find useful information about your first few weeks at UCL

... and the New Students' Guide to UCL

c) The International Students Orientation Programme 2013 runs from Friday 20 September – Saturday 21 September.

  • Monday 23 September

2:00 - 5.00 Professor Chris Carey (MA Tutor) available for consultation Gordon House 1st floor, Room 104.

  • Tuesday 24 September

12:00 Meeting for all new MA students, Gordon House G09 (Ground floor, Gordon House): Prof. Chris Carey

2:00 - 5.30 MA Course Fair, Senate House Chancellor’s Hall

  • Wednesday 25 September

9.00-13.00 and 14.00-16.00

Professor Chris Carey (MA Tutor) will meet students individually to discuss course choices (Gordon House). Please sign up for a time-slot in Gordon House. Please use the sign-up sheet on his door (Room 104, 1st floor, Gordon House).

14:45-18:00 UCL Library Tours. Students will tour the library in groups. The groups will be announced at the meeting for new students.

  • Thursday 26 September

11.00 Information Systems Induction: J Z Young Lecture Theatre.

14:00-16:00: Professor Chris Carey (MA Tutor) available for final consultation on course choices (Gordon House). Please sign up for a time-slot in Gordon House (sign-up sheet on door of Room 104, 1st floor, Gordon House).

17:00: Deadline for the submission of course choices.

If you wish to take a KCL or RHUL course, you need to complete the appropriate KCL or RHUL intercollegiate form.

  • Monday 30 September

MA classes begin

5.30: Reception for Postgraduate Students: Room 106, 1st floor, Gordon House

  • Wednesday 2 October

14.00 - 15.30: MA Classics core course (M950). First meeting: KCL Strand building, basement S-1.06 (allow plenty of time to find the room). Programme for the term here >>


TERM DATES 2013-14

  • First term: Mon. 30 September - Fri. 13 December
  • Second term: Mon. 13 January - Fri. 28 March
  • Deadline for MA course-work to be submitted: 5pm, Monday 2 June 2014
  • MA dissertation presentations (all MA students): Friday 6 June 2014 (followed by Garden Party 5:00 - 7:00pm)
  • Deadline for MA dissertations to be submitted: 15 September 2014

N.B. Term dates at KCL and RHUL are slightly different: it is your responsibility to check teaching dates if you take a course at these Colleges.


  • Western churches: 20 April 2014
  • Eastern churches: 20 April 2014

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