MEDI 304

Encountering the Middle Ages

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

An introduction to the interdisciplinary study of the medieval world and thus to Medieval Studies, through direct encounters with primary sources (objects, images, texts, music). Emphasizes the question of evidence in relation to interdisciplinary principles, methods and problems, involving where possible cross-cultural comparison.


  • May be taken more than once for credit in different topics with permission of the program to a maximum of 3 units.


  • Minimum second-year standing; or
  • permission of the program.

Undergraduate course in Medieval Studies offered by the Medieval Studies Program in the Faculty of Humanities.

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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