The doctoral program in "Texts of Classical Antiquity and its Survival" is an interuniversity program in which the universities of Salamanca, Valladolid and Santiago de Compostela collaborate. It gives continuity to an official Postgraduate program that since 2006 the universities of Salamanca and Valladolid have been maintaining, with the corresponding adaptations to the legal situation, which repeatedly obtained the mention of excellence and a doctorate in Classical Philology from the USC.PresentationThe purpose of the program is to keep alive in the social context the possibility that graduates in Classical Philology can continue with academic coherence their training in any of the areas that support the degree in each of the three universities: Indo-European Linguistics, Philology Greek and Latin Philology.
The three institutions have human resources of national relevance, which, in the case of USC, contribute to placing this university at the height of the leaders in Spain and establishing relationships with others from different European countries (Lisbon, Florence, Munich, Paris , Toulouse, etc.), of marked importance in the field of Classical Philology.Admission profileThe Doctorate program in Texts of Classical Antiquity and its Survival is especially recommended for a graduate or graduate in Classical Philology or in comparable or similar degrees or degrees, who had completed a master's degree related to the fields of language and language. Greek and Latin literature and Indo-European linguistics in any of its aspects.
Students who had completed:Master in Texts of Classical Antiquity and its Survival (University of Salamanca / University of Valladolid)
Former Doctoral Programs of the involved departments of the three universities.Other entry profiles:Students of other official master's degrees: students who had passed 240 ECTS credits of undergraduate education and 60 ECTS credits of postgraduate education in another official research master's degree taught exclusively by doctoral professors and that is framed in a thematic area belonging to (or similar) to Classical Antiquity or its survival to this day, they will submit their application to the Academic Committee of the Doctoral Program to verify these points and they will be admitted if the aforementioned requirements are met. In the event that they are only partially fulfilled, the Academic Committee will set in each case the academic criteria necessary to complete their studies and be able to access Doctoral studies. After studying each case, the Academic Committee will determine the subjects of the University Master's Degree in Texts of Classical Antiquity and its Survival (or in its absence specific courses) that it will be necessary to pass for students who had passed 240 ECTS credits of undergraduate teachings and 60 credits ECTS of postgraduate studies in other official master (s) that are not research and that are not exclusively taught by PhD professors or that do not fall within the thematic field of Classical Antiquity and its Survival.Requirements1) In general, for access to an official doctoral program it will be necessary to be in possession of official Spanish Bachelor's degrees, or equivalent, and University Master's degrees, or equivalent, provided that at least 300 credits have been passed ECTS in the set of these two teachings.
2) Likewise, anyone who is in any of the following cases may access:Be in possession of an official Spanish university degree or from another country that is part of the European Higher Education Area, which enables access to the master's degree in accordance with the provisions of article 16 of RD 1393/2007, and pass a minimum of 300 credits ECTS in all official university studies, of which at least 60 must be at master's level.
Be in possession of an official Spanish graduate degree, whose duration, according to community law regulations, is at least 300 ECTS credits. Said graduates must take the compulsory training complements required by the program, except that the study plan of the corresponding bachelor's degree includes research training credits equivalent in educational value to research credits from master's studies.
University graduates who, after obtaining a place in training in the corresponding test for access to specialized health training places, pass with a positive evaluation at least two years of training in a program to obtain the official degree of any of the specialties in science Of the health.
Be in possession of a degree obtained in accordance with foreign educational systems, without the need for its homologation, after verification by the University that it accredits a level of training equivalent to that of the official Spanish university master's degree and that it empowers in the issuing country of the title for access to doctoral studies. This admission will not imply, in any case, the homologation of the previous title of which the interested party is in possession or its recognition for purposes other than that of access to doctoral studies.
Be in possession of another Spanish doctorate degree obtained in accordance with previous university regulations.
Be in possession of an official university degree that has obtained the correspondence to level 3 of the Spanish Qualifications Framework for Higher Education, in accordance with the procedure established in Royal Decree 967/2014, of November 21, which establishes the requirements and procedure for the homologation and declaration of equivalence to a degree and official university academic level and for the validation of foreign studies in Higher Education, and the procedure to determine the correspondence to the levels of the Spanish Framework of Qualifications for Higher Education of the official titles of Architect, Engineer, Graduate, Technical Architect, Technical Engineer and Diploma.3) Doctoral students who will start their doctoral program in accordance with previous university regulations will be able to access doctoral studies, after their admission in accordance with the provisions of the USC Regulations for doctoral studies. In any case, they must meet the general requirements established in said Regulation to access doctoral studies.
4) Graduates, architects or engineers who have the advanced studies diploma obtained in accordance with the provisions of Royal Decree 778/1998, of April 30, or achieve research sufficiency regulated in the Royal Decree 185/1985, of January 23.
5) Graduates, architects or engineers who have an official master's degree in accordance with Royal Decree 56/2005 or Royal Decree 1393/2007, modified by Royal Decree 861/2010, or have passed 60 ECTS of official master's degree studies.
6) Graduates, technical engineers or technical architects who prove that they have 300 ECTS credits passed in the set of official university studies, of which, at least 60, must be at the master's level, will also be able to access.Admission criteriaThe evaluation criteria of the applications will be the following:Average grade of the academic record.
Specific training in the fields of Classical Philology.
Knowledge and command of English.
Research experience in the field of Classical Philology.
Personal interview, if deemed appropriate.Objectives and competenciesThe purpose of this Doctoral Program is to provide the researcher with knowledge and techniques that enable him to carry out his research work. It is aimed primarily at researchers in Classical Philology, but graduates from other Philologies, History, Humanities, Philosophy, Translation or any other qualification can be accommodated, provided they prove sufficient knowledge of classical languages.
General competitionsSystematic understanding of a field of study and mastery of research skills and methods related to that field
Ability to conceive, design or create, implement and adopt a substantial process of research or creation
Ability to contribute to the expansion of the frontiers of knowledge through original research
Ability to carry out critical analysis and evaluation and synthesis of new and complex ideas
Ability to communicate with the academic and scientific community and with society in general about their fields of knowledge in the modes and languages commonly used in their international scientific community
Ability to foster, in academic and professional contexts, scientific, technological, social, artistic or cultural advancement within a knowledge-based society.Specific competencesHaving acquired advanced knowledge on the frontier of knowledge and demonstrated, in the context of internationally recognized scientific research, a deep, detailed and well-founded understanding of the theoretical and practical aspects and of scientific methodology in one or more research fields