University of York
Applicants require a UK 2.1 or international equivalent in the relevant subject, although mature students with relevant experience are also very welcome. Previous study in any of the related fields of history, history of art, literature or archaeology is particularly helpful. Some experience of medieval subjects is beneficial, but not essential. If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you are applying to.
CMS: Early medieval York; Renovatio (Renaissance and Renewal in the 12th Century); gender and sexuality, 1300-1550; cities and hinterlands; tales of kings and prophets. Archaeology single discipline modules: the age of the Vikings; medieval settlement and communites. Literature, single discipline option modules: England in Europe (from Beowulf to the Roman d'Eneas); fictions of audacity Middle English popular romance; from Boethius to Dante (literatures in medieval Italian society c. 500-1500); literature, language and power in the age of Angevins (c.1154-c.1216); major middle English authors; textual criticism and codicology; Viking poetry; writing history in high medieval England (language, politics and the past). History single discipline option modules: Frontiers of reason; lliteracy and writing in the Dark Ages; saints and sanctity in the early Middle Ages; debating chivalry in the Middle Ages; medicine and culture in Western Europe in the Middle Ages; medieval English civic archives; the transformation of English government, 1250-1450; saving the sinners (the medieval church and the laity); medieval European family. History of art single discipline option modules: Churches and high crosses (the art of stone in Anglo-Saxon England); scrolls and serpents (the arts of the early insular world); art and imagery of York Minster; art as urban culture in 15th-century Bruges and Florence; Dürer, Grünewald, and Holbein (the concept of the 'northern Renaissance' artist in early 16th-century Germany); the domestic interior in Italy c.1400-c.1550; 'painting on light' (stained glass in the medieval tradition).
Assessment is made through coursework and dissertation.
|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 York||York||YO10 5DD||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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