Ancient, Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Welcome

Welcome to the home page of Ancient, Medieval and Early Modern Studies at the University of Melbourne. This is an interdisciplinary and interdepartmental programme, offering a range of courses in these areas in a series of undergraduate majors, postgraduate coursework programmes and research degrees.

The undergraduate majors, the Graduate Certificate and Diploma and the Postgraduate Certificate and Diploma allow you to combine subjects from different Schools in the Arts Faculty and selected subjects from the Faculties of Music and Architecture, Building and Planning.

If you are interested in undertaking a research degree (MA or PhD), please contact staff in the relevant School.

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News and Events

There are many discussion groups, seminars and conferences in these fields: see the links under Seminars and Conferences on this page.

Middle English Reading Group

The next meeting of the Middle English Reading Group will be at 11:00 on Monday 1 December in room 631, 757 Swanston Street (Building 199), continuing The Owl and the Nightingale from line 382.

The Aesthetic Alterity of Faerie

A paper by Hermione Cramp for the Medieval Round Table at 6:00 on Monday 1 December in Graduate Seminar Room 2, Old Arts.

Old English Reading Group

The next meeting of the Old English Reading Group will be at 1:00 on Tuesday 2 December in John Medley 231.

Practice and Identity: Current Approaches to Roman Pottery

Will Anderson will chair the next meeting of the Archaeology Reading Group at 6:00 on Thursday 4 December in Graduate Seminar Room 1, Old Arts.

Old French Reading Group

The next meeting of the Old French Reading Group will be at 12:00 on Monday 8 Decvember in Babel 511, continuing Le Chevalier de la charrette by Chrétien de Troyes from line 2503.