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MA by Research in Renaissance Studies

If you already have a considerable base of knowledge and a firm idea of where your interests lie, this course could be for you. The degree requires no coursework; the main focus is a 40,000-word dissertation, supervised by an appropriate member of staff. You will be encouraged to undertake relevant research-skills training and, where appropriate, further language study.

Areas for research supervision include:

Aristotelianism and Platonism in Early Modern Europe; Classical Tradition in Renaissance Literature; Court and Civic Culture; Dante; Education in the Renaissance; Gender; Greek Diaspora in Renaissance Europe; History of Art; History of the Bible; History of Scholarship; History of Translation; Intellectual Culture; Medieval and Renaissance Drama; Neo-Latin Literature; Printing and the History of the Book; Reading Practices; Renaissance Letters; Renaissance Venice; Theatre and Performance; Travel, Colonialism and the New World; Visual Culture.

Essential Information

Full time: 1 year

Entry requirements
2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject

English Language Requirements
IELTS band B

Location of study
University of Warwick

Course fees

MA by Research

Full time:
Home/EU: £4,191 per year (estimated)
Overseas: £16,230 per year

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Application information

This information is applicable for 2017 entry.