University of Leeds
The aim of the programme is to develop a European and interdisciplinary perspective on the Middle Ages. You will learn one of the languages read (Latin) or spoken internationally (vernacular) in Medieval Europe and you will acquire the technical, palaeographical and bibliographical skills necessary to produce high-level research. You will also write a dissertation on a topic of your own choice, supervised by a subject specialist.
A 2.1 honours degree or equivalent, including specialisation in some aspect of medieval studies; IELTS overall score of at least 6.5 with at least 6.0 in all components.
There are four compulsory modules: Research methods; Medieval Latin (which is suitable for beginners); Palaeography; Dissertation. You then choose two optional modules from a range including: Warfare in the Age of the Crusades 91095-1204); Christian Society and the Crusades, 1185-1230; Preaching History: Understanding Sermons as Literature and Historical Sources; Life Cycles: Birth, Death and Illness in the Middle Ages.
Assessment is by course work and written exams which take place at the end of the semester in which the module is taught. Results obtained in the second and final years contribute to the final degree classification.
Range of national, international and University scholarships; centre has scholarships database listing potential sources of funding for UK, EU and international students.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|
Institute for Medieval Studies
0113 343 3620