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Course options

  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Bangor University

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

About This Course

Medieval Studies is a well-known and internationally recognised area of expertise at Bangor. 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. 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 at Bangor 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.

Course Content

What will you study on this course?

In Part 1 of the course, students develop skills and acquire subject knowledge by way of preparation for Part Two, a 20,000 word dissertation. The Diploma, which consists of Part One of the MA programme, aims to develop learner autonomy to the point where the student is capable of beginning a scholarly dissertation at MA level.

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.

Application deadline

11 June 2021

Tuition fees

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University information

Bangor University

  • University League Table

    65th

  • Campus address

    Bangor University, Bangor (Wales), LL57 2DG, Wales

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    21st out of 33 2

    49th out of 90 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    n/a

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60.0 60%

    18th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.81 76%

    29th

    8
  • Entry standards

    / Max 213
    119 61%

    41st

    8
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    56.0 56%

    51st

    6
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.11 82%

    41st

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