Overview

The minor in Medieval Studies gives students an opportunity to learn about the European Middle Ages from a variety of academic disciplines: literature, history, art, music, philosophy, and religion. It is most useful for those planning graduate study or teaching careers with a focus on the Middle Ages in any of these disciplines.

Course Offerings

The Minor in Medieval Studies requires a minimum of 18 hours. Requirements include five courses from the following list:

ART 313: Studies in Medieval Art (3 hrs.)
ENG 331: Chaucer in Middle English (3 hrs.)
HIS 342: Studies in Pre-Modern History (3 hrs.) (Requires permission of the Coordinator of the minor)
MUS 313: History of Western Fine Arts Music to 1750 (3 hrs.)
PHL 201: Ancient and Medieval Philosophy (3 hrs.)
REL 346: Explorations in Christian Thought and Culture (3 hrs.) (Requires permission of the Coordinator of the minor)
When focusing sufficiently on the Middle Ages as determined by the Coordinator of the minor:
HIS 342: Studies in Pre-Modern History (3 hrs.)
REL 346: Explorations in Christian Thought and Culture (3 hrs.)