Taught course

Medieval and Renaissance Literature

Institution
University of Cambridge · School of Arts and Humanities
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

A good degree (2i or higher) in a relevant subject; 5,000-word sample of writing and focused research topic suitable for 15,000-word dissertation.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Taught by classes, seminars, supervised study, including use of university and college libraries' manuscript and early printed book collections. Introduction to sources; research methods; medieval Latin; palaeography; textual and bibliographical studies; interpretation of literary texts from the medieval and/or renaissance periods.

Fees and funding

AHRC, University Trusts, Colleges.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
9 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment50
Dissertation50 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Secretary of the English Degree Committee
Email
af285@cam.ac.uk
Phone
01223 335076
Fax
01223 335076