Medieval/Renaissance Studies Minor

Undergraduate students seeking to minor in Medieval and Renaissance Studies must complete at least 18 credit hours of upper level (3000-4000) coursework from at least three of the four following areas: 1) Fine Arts; 2) Literature and Language; 3) History; and 4) Philosophy and Religion.  See below for a list of approved courses.

 

Students must also demonstrate successful completion of two years of study at the college level, or its equivalent, of an approved foreign language, such as Italian, Spanish, French, German, Russian, or Latin.

Fine Arts

ART 3760Art History Seminar

3 credits

ART 3770History of Architecture to 1850

3 credits

ART 4720/ART 8726Women in Ancient and Medieval Art

3 credits

ART 4750/ART 8756Late Roman and Byzantine Art History

3 credits

ART 4770/ART 8776Early Medieval Art History

3 credits

ART 4780/ART 8786Late Medieval Art History

3 credits

ART 4810/ART 8816Northern European Renaissance Art History

3 credits

ART 4830/ART 8836Italian Renaissance Art History

3 credits

ART 4930/ART 8936Special Topics in Art History

1 - 3 credits

MUS 4540/MUS 8546Renaissance Music Literature

3 credits

THEA 4010/THEA 8016Advanced Projects in Theatre

1 - 3 credits

THEA 4020/THEA 8026Advanced Projects in Theatre

1 - 3 credits

 

Literature and Language 

 

ENGL 3280Irish Literature I

3 credits

ENGL 4310/ENGL 8316Middle English Literature

3 credits

ENGL 4320/ENGL 8326Chaucer

3 credits

ENGL 4330/ENGL 8336Sixteenth-Century Literature

3 credits

ENGL 4340/ENGL 8346Shakespeare

3 credits

ENGL 4350/ENGL 8356Shakespeare's Contemporaries

3 credits

ENGL 4360/ENGL 8366Seventeenth Century Literature

3 credits

ENGL 4390/ENGL 8396Medieval Celtic Literature

3 credits

ENGL 4620/ENGL 8626History of English

3 credits

ENGL 4960/WGST 4960Topics in Language and Literature

3 credits

FREN 3150Introduction to French Literature I

3 credits

SPAN 3170Survey of Spanish Literature I

3 credits

SPAN 4090Literature of the Golden Age

3 credits

SPAN 4960/SPAN 8966Pro-Seminar: Culture and Society

3 credits

RUSS 3370/HIST 2710Russian Culture and Civilization

3 credits

History

HIST 4510/HIST 8516Intellectual History of Modern Europe: Renaissance to French Revolution

3 credits

HIST 4530/HIST 8536The Age of the Renaissance-Reformation

3 credits

HIST 4540/HIST 8546Medieval Europe

3 credits

HIST 4610/HIST 8616Tudor and Stuart England

3 credits

HIST 4910/HIST 8916Topics in History

3 credits

Philosophy and Religion

PHIL 3500Problems in Philosophy

3 credits

RELI 3170History of Christianity

3 credits

RELI 3200Islam

3 credits

RELI 3500Special Topics in Religion

3 credits

No more than 3 credits of independent study, directed readings, or internships may be applied toward the minor, and such study is subject to approval by the program director.