Medieval Studies, M.A. | Bangor University | Bangor, United Kingdom
12 months
Duration
17000 GBP/year
8250 GBP/year
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About

Medieval Studies is a well-known and internationally recognised area of expertise at Bangor University  . Over the decades particular strengths in Arthurian literature, Welsh History and Archaeology and Cymraeg, as well as Music have attracted postgraduates to Bangor to work with experts in each of these areas. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Additional strengths include gender and devotional literature (in the School of English), Anglo-Norman studies, and early sacred music, among others. Interdisciplinary approaches form the core of medieval studies, and the current expertise on the Medieval Studies programme at Bangor University   guarantees this approach both through the core module and through the option modules. 

In addition to this, Bangor can boast a unique combination of modules students can choose from, such as do not normally feature together: Welsh, Arthurian studies and Music form the distinctive core of the provision, alongside our widely recognised expertise in teaching palaeography and codicology.

Careers

This MA prepares you for a career in teaching, publishing and a range of related activities, as well as providing preparation for further research in higher education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding the Middle Ages 
  • Manuscripts and Printed Books 
  • Britain’s Celtic Heritage
  • Medieval Welsh literature 
  • Medieval Arthur 

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The University will accept applications throughout the year, but we would generally advise that you send in your application form by the end of June (for September intake)

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
85

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
85

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2.ii undergraduate degree or equivalent in a relevant subject (e.g. Literary Studies, History, Arthurian Studies/Literature, Medieval Studies).
  • In their personal statement, applicants should outline the area in which they would like to specialise (e.g. history, literary studies). Contact us for more information.
  • For students whose first language is not English an IELTS score 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bangor

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

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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