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Viking and Medieval Nordic Studies

University of Aberdeen

12 months
Duration
21100 GBP/year
9400 GBP/year
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About

The Viking and Medieval Nordic Studies programme of the University of Aberdeen is a specialist, interdisciplinary programme investigating the history, language, literature, religion, culture and society of Viking and Medieval Scandinavia.

Overview

At a Glance

The Viking and Medieval Nordic Studies programme of the University of Aberdeen will appeal to you if you are interested in the literature, history, language and culture of the Scandinavian-speaking peoples and particularly if you wish to gain an interdisciplinary insight into early Scandinavian Studies.

Careers

The MLitt in Viking and Medieval Nordic Studies is robust preparation for a variety of careers. You will develop your skills in critical thinking, independent and teamwork, oral and written communication, problem-solving, and project management, among others. A high proportion of our MLitt students have gone on to study for a PhD, at Aberdeen and elsewhere. Others work in teaching and in various roles in the Higher Education sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Palaeography
  • Swedish
  • Latin
  • Special Subject: Myths of the North
  • Engaging with Historiography
  • Viking Archaeology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates must normally have an Honours degree to at least 2.1 standard in an appropriate discipline or equivalent qualifications and experience
  • To study for a Postgraduate Taught degree at the University of Aberdeen it is essential that you can speak, understand, read, and write English fluently.
  • Degree Certificate: a degree certificate showing your qualifications
  • Degree Transcript: a full transcript showing all the subjects you studied and the marks you have achieved in your degree(s) (original & official English translation)
  • Personal Statement: a detailed personal statement explaining your motivation for this particular programme

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9400 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Aberdeen

729 - 1069 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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