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Manuscript Cultures

Subjects: Manuscript Cultures,Manuscript,Culture

M.A. | Master of Arts

⏳  Duration
2 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
332 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

The MA programme Manuscript Cultures offers a one-year course (60 CP) that dives deep into the world of general manuscript research. This program equips students with essential skills and knowledge, focusing on independent and analytical handling of manuscripts. You'll explore the cultural-scientific aspects of texts, images, notes, and diagrams found in manuscripts. The course also covers scientific material analysis and encourages creative problem-solving for complex scholarly questions. The study program spans a wide range of manuscript cultures, particularly those in Asia, Africa, and Europe. It aims to foster a thorough understanding of these diverse traditions, promoting a hands-on approach to learning. By the end of the course, students will have developed a robust set of skills, ready to tackle the challenges in the field of manuscript research.

Program Information

Study Location Hamburg
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Part-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 2 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 332 EUR
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Qualification Requirements

A first qualifying degree (BA/Magister Artium/Diplom) from a German or recognized foreign university in one of the subjects taught in the program (African Studies, Ancient History, Art History, Assyriology, Classical Archaeology, Coptology, Ethiopian Studies, Greek Studies, Historical Musicology, Indology, Indonesian and Malay Studies, Iranian Studies, Islamic Studies, Japanese Studies, Jewish Studies, Medieval and Modern History, Sinology, Thai Studies, Turkology, Vietnamese Studies) or a related one. In exceptional cases, the above access requirements may be derogated from the fact that due to special circumstances, at least equivalent qualification and suitability may be assume

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