Mediaeval History, M.Litt.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    17090
    Tuition (Year)
    7500
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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The MLitt in Mediaeval History allows students to study a variety of topics in depth from across the mediaeval worlds, both East and West, from Late Antiquity through to the Later Middle Ages. This broad-ranging programme is designed to cater for students of differing career ambitions, areas of specialisation and previous training.
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  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

The MLitt in Mediaeval History is a taught postgraduate programme run by the School of History.

Highlights

  • The course benefits from an immense range of expertise from mediaeval scholars.
  • The flexible nature of the programme makes it suitable both for those wishing to go on to doctoral research and for those wishing only to take a year’s specialist study.
  • Study fosters basic research skills, including bibliography and source criticism.

Programme Structure

  • Sources and Source Criticism
  • An Introduction to Paleography with Codicological and Manuscript Studies
  • Special Topic in Mediaeval History
  • Living with the Lion: Themes in the Study of Mediaeval Scotland

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    60 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score: 7

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  • Minimum required score (Grade A): 200

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  • Minimum required score: 100

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Academic Requirements

Application requirements

  • CV
  • sample of academic written work (2,000 words)
  • two original signed academic references
  • academic transcripts and degree certificates
  • English language requirements certificate.
  • letter of intent (optional).

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 17090 International
  • GBP 7500 EU/EEA


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