Department of Greek & Latin


Summer Schools


Life in the Ancient World

Location: Bentham House 124: Gideon Schreier Lecture Theatre (and online, subject to demand)
Monday 24th to Wednesday 26th July 2023 

A three-day summer school for senior-cycle school students comprising eight sessions on various topics to do with life in the ancient world. There will be opportunities to think about the possibility of studying the ancient world at university.

Location: Onsite and online (hybrid teaching). See course page for details. 
8-12 July 2024 

A five-day programme covering the major themes and thinkers of ancient philosophy. 

London Summer School in Classics

Location: In-person and online (hybrid teaching)
Tuesday 16th to Thursday 25th July 2024

An eight-day Summer School in Ancient Greek and Latin (at all levels), as well as Biblical Hebrew, Byzantine Greek, Hittite, Sumerian, and Sanskrit. In addition to daily language classes, there will be lectures and workshops at the end of most days. The minimum age limit for attendees is 14 years. 

Location: Onsite and online (hybrid teaching)
London, UK: Mon 29th July to Fri 2nd August 2024

A five-day Summer School in Homer for students who are interested in studying the Homeric epics. There will be lectures, seminars, workshops and events on a wide variety of Homeric topics with classicists, artists and other practitioners. The minimum age limit for attendees is 15 years. Please click on the headline to this box for further details.