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Scandinavian Studies (Viking and Medieval Studies) MLitt

Aberdeen University School of Divinity, History and Philosophy

Full time & Part time September MA, Other, MSc 12 Months Full Time, 24 Months Part Time

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The MLitt will appeal to students interested in the literature, language, history and culture of the Scandinavian-speaking peoples. The programme offers training and thematic courses as well as specialist supervision for an 18,000 word dissertation of the student’s own choice. It is suitable for students seeking to continue with postgraduate study as well as those simply interested to learn more.

The Vikings, alongside tales of the Norse gods, hold perennially popular places in the public imagination. But the history, myths and literature behind the stereotypes are even more fascinating! This programme will equip you with an understanding of the Old Norse language, and allow you to study the literature, myths, history and society of early Scandinavia in detail (using primary sources in the

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Entry Requirements

2:1 Honours level. IELTS Academic (6.5), TOEFL iBT (90), PTE Academic Overall (62), Cambridge English Advanced & Proficiency (176)

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