University of Leeds
A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent, in history or a related subject; IELTS score of 6.5, with at least a 6.0 in all components.
Core modules: Research methods; Medieval Latin (which is suitable for beginners); palaeography; dissertation. Optional modules: Warfare in the age of the Crusades 1095-1204); 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).
Assessments include: introduction to Medieval Latin (100% exam); intermediate Medieval Latin (80% exam, 20% assignment). Palaeography: reading Medieval manuscripts is assessed through 3 written assignments, involving transcription of documents, of a combined length of c. 2500 words. Research methods and bibliography is assessed through two written assignments of a combined length of c. 2500 words (30% and 40%) and 1 exam (30%). Optional modules are generally assessed with the submission of 2 3000-word essays. The dissertation is of 10,000 words in length, to be submitted at the end of the academic year.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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