Students may choose to specialise in either the medieval or the post-medieval period but they are required to take both modules with these titles in order to benefit from the wide coverage of the Arthurian legend they provide.
Part 1: compulsory modules: introduction to literary theory, scholarship and research; medieval Arthur; post-medieval Arthur; optional modules; open essay; advanced Latin for postgraduates; manuscript and printed books; subject to availability, students may choose relevant modules in medieval Welsh literature/Welsh Arthurian literature offered in the School of Welsh; part 2; dissertation.
These include a dissertation.
A 2.1 undergraduate degree in a relevant area, demonstrating high achievement in elements relevant to the proposed research or equivalent experience. In their applications, students should outline the area in which they wish to specialise. International students whose 1st language is not English: an IELTS score of 6.5 with no element below 6.0 is required.
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