Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Why study Medieval and Early Modern Studies?

  • Develop a deep knowledge and understanding of medieval and early modern history and literature
  • Explore a wide range of texts, historical as well as literary, from the medieval and early modern periods
  • Understand a wide range of both secondary and primary sources, whether these are written texts, films, images, or artefacts

What you will study

  • The origins of modern institutions, conflicts and technologies
  • Medieval and early modern history, literature, art, archaeology and philosophy
  • Medieval myths
  • The real Game of Thrones