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  Sep 23, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-18

Medieval Studies


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The Medieval Institute

Jana K. Schulman, Director
200E Walwood Hall
Telephone (269) 387-8745
Fax: (269) 387-8750

Knowledge of medieval and Renaissance culture is essential to an understanding of modern culture. The Medieval Institute was established by the University to develop and coordinate interdisciplinary programs in medieval and Renaissance Studies. In addition to an undergraduate minor, the Institute offers a graduate program leading to an M.A. in medieval studies.

Medieval Studies Minor (24 hours)


Program Requirements


Students with an undergraduate minor must complete twenty-four hours, to include the following:

Additional Hours


Eighteen additional hours of coursework from eligible courses that include any with substantial resources or subject matter from before 1800, with the approval of the director. The student should take care that the courses selected represent the interdisciplinary nature of medieval studies.

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