Department of Classics and Archaeology


The Department of Classics and Archaeology is keen to share their knowledge of the ancient Greek and Roman world, which is why they established NoCOut, Nottingham Classics Out-and-about.

We have worked with primary and secondary schools, Cub Scout troops, the University of the Third Age and other local associations. We also have a close relationship with the University Museum at Nottingham Lakeside Arts

If you would like to discuss hosting a staff talk, setting up a lunchtime or after-school club, or any other idea relating to the ancient Greek or Roman worlds, please contact us.

Primary school clubs
Volunteers at Dunkirk Primary School club in Nottingham

Primary schools

The department is involved in the Learning Leaders programme run by the University’s Widening Participation team. 

The programme offers lunchtime and after-school clubs, run by student volunteers, to local primary schools.

We offer two types of club:

  • Introduction to Latin Language: Using either the Minimus textbook designed for primary-learners or the Cambridge Latin Course
  • Greeks and Romans: No language involved; specific topics relevant to your school can be covered

Secondary Schools

We are keen to offer after-school clubs to secondary schools, please contact NoCOut for more information.


Department of Classics and Archaeology

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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