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Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Canterbury Christ Church University

12 months
Duration
14500 GBP/year
8250 GBP/year
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About

This MA in Medieval and Early Modern Studies from Canterbury Christ Church University gives you the chance to study the Archaeology, Literature, History and Theology & Religion of these periods in a World Heritage site.

Overview

The MA in Medieval and Early Modern Studies from Canterbury Christ Church University is for anyone interested in studying the premodern past in depth. The students usually include recent graduates wishing to continue their studies, mature students returning to study after a longer or shorter time of pursuing other interests, and secondary-school teachers seeking professional development.

All about the course

An MA in Medieval and Early Modern Studies is increasingly regarded as a valuable extension of undergraduate study in that it:

  • offers you an anticipated edge in the professional job market
  • enhances applications for teacher training where advanced specialist knowledge can be an asset. The PGCE History team in the Education department at Canterbury Christ Church University strongly encourages students to gain an MA before applying for the PGCE
  • provides essential postgraduate experience for you if you intend to continue your study of premodern History or Literature at MPhil/PhD level
  • provides a period of study if you wish to take a career break.

Your future career

The advanced skills you will gain, together with the specialist disciplinary knowledge you will develop during the course, will enhance your employability and can help you find a career in fields such as: education, the civil service, journalism, finance, the law, politics, and heritage. The MA also provides you with the skills needed to pursue a Ph.D. in a range of fields, including History, Heritage, English Literature, and Religious and Theological Studies

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Themes and Sources in Medieval and Early Modern Studies
  • Critically Reading Medieval and Early Modern Studies
  • Dissertation
  • Latin
  • A History of Our Hopeful Tomorrows: Utopian Thought from Thomas More to Modern Science Fiction
  • Spectres Haunting the West: A History of Horror in the West

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:2 honours degree in History or a relevant discipline is required. Holders of other qualifications will be considered individually.
  • If English is not your first language you require an IELTS overall score of 6.0 with no element below 5.5 for most standard undergraduate and postgraduate courses. There are some exceptions and if the IELTS requirement differs it will be specified on the course page.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    8250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8250 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Part time:

UK: £4,125/year

Living costs for Canterbury

660 - 1140 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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