The Medieval World: Structures and Mentalities

Queen Mary, University of London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    The Medieval World: Structures and Mentalities

  • Host University

    Queen Mary, University of London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    History

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    Credits: 15.0
    Overlap: None
    Prerequisite: None

    This module offers a broad introductory overview of some characteristics of the medieval world. It
    explores the institutional and mental framework within which society operated, and examines features of
    everyday life and material culture in that light. The topics covered include belief and the church,
    communities and individuals, marriage, family, gender, age, education, the material world, technology, time
    and space. Classes focus on an extensive range of short excerpts of documents, and students focus on a
    particular topic for their essay.

    Assessment: 100.0% Coursework
    Level: 4

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