Medieval Studies


The Medieval Studies Minor lets you explore the medieval millennium (roughly 500-1500AD) in depth, and from different perspectives. 

You can take classes across many disciplines like English literature, history, art history and communications, philosophy and religious studies. You can also choose region-specific classes in Islamic and Jewish studies, or courses that cover European cultural works. 

With abundant course offerings that cover broad expanses of time, location, and methodologies, you can truly hone in on your interests and tailor your education. 

This program offers a unique interdisciplinary training that will expand your perspective. You’ll be bringing new tools and an excellent understanding of academic disciplines to your research and future studies. 


The career paths that are open to you with this minor largely depend upon what major you choose to study, but some ideas include:  

  • Communications  
  • Curator  
  • Event Planner  
  • Archivist  
  • Historian 
  • Educator  

Possible minors

Minors are a great way to customize your academic experience. Many students use minors to pursue interests outside their major, while others choose minors to complement their degree.

Some secondary minors can include:  

Learn more about how majors and minors work

Related majors

Some majors that compliment this minor include:  

Ready to apply?

For this program, you'll need to apply to the Faculty of Arts.

See the full eligibility information for more information about deadlines and required documents for your application.

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