ACE and King’s College London are delighted to host an exciting course which aims to provide an introduction to the topics studied during GCSE and A Level Classical Civilisation. The summer school is open to all teachers in secondary schools and sixth-form colleges, and will run from 22nd to 26th July at KCL. Topics covered will include:

– Myth and Religion
– Women in the Ancient World
– Roman city life
– War and warfare
– The world of the hero: Homer’s Iliad
– The world of the hero: Odyssey
– The world of the hero: Aeneid
– The World of the Hero: material contexts
– Greek Theatre
– Imperial Image
– Invention of the Barbarian
– Greek art
– Greek religion
– Love and relationships
– Politics of the Late Republic
– Democracy and the Athenians

Read the briefing pack here, and download the application form here. The application deadline is Friday 26th April 2019.