• Application Deadline
  • 63 days
    Duration
  • English
    Language
The City - An Itinerary from Classical Past to Future programme from National and Kapodistrian University of Athens aims to acquaint participants with the "core" of classical civilization, which is the foundation of western culture, through monuments and by introducing the concepts of the ideal citizen, democracy, and philosophical thought as reflected in ancient Greek religion.

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How modern is our past? What was the ancient Greek city-state and what is its legacy? Where was democracy born? Are ancient Greek myths fairy tales or there is a grain of truth in them? Why did theatre resonate so much with people, and still does? Where are the best places in Greece to get to know the character and spirit of ancient civilization?

The City - An Itinerary from Classical Past to Future programme from National and Kapodistrian University of Athens aims to introduce, through the major Greek monuments, the developement and structure of ancient Greek life in coherent units, namely the city-state, the developement of democracy in theory and in practice, and the creation of classical civilization. It also analyses ancient Greek religion, which played a major role in everyday life.

Through the course, the participant can familiarize with the development and structure of ancient Greek life in coherent units, namely the city-state, with the birth of democracy and how it was applied to the existing regime and at last with the creation of classical civilization. All of the above will be analyzed further and in detail in this online course part of the Arts and Culture category. After successfully completing the lessons, the participant will receive a training certificate.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Module 1: An Itinerary from Past to Future: The city
  • Lesson 1 Why is the Classical modern and useful ?
  • Lesson 2 The Greek city – state. Development and Structure
  • Lesson 3 The Greek city – state. City planning and architecture
  • Lesson 4   Greek Mythology: Gods and Heroes
For full information of the programme outline please visit the programme website.

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

Participant Profile

This programme is addressed to anyone with an interest in archaeology and particularly in the formation of the ancient Greek city-state.  

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    250 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 250 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 63 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    250 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 250 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 63 days.
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Funding

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