Comments about MA-Postgraduate Diploma-Postgraduate Certificate in the Country House: Art, History and Literature - At the institution - Leicester - Leicestershire
To gain a detailed knowledge of the major issues related to the study of the country house and of the literature on the subject, and to develop an understanding of the complex and changing position of the country house in its local, regional and national environment.
Entry requirements Normally at least a good second-class honours degree or its equivalent.
MA/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate in the Country House: Art, History and Literature
-The Country House in History
-The Country House and the Grand Tour
-The Country House and the Collecting of Art: Evolution and Dispersal
-The Country House; Management, Preservation, Education
-The Country House in Literature
-The Country House and its Landscapes
Teaching and assessment methods
The course is taught by a combination of seminars, lectures and field trips. The modules are assessed by two essays of 2,500 words each or by one essay of 5,000 words. There will also be a dissertation of either 20,000 or 30,000 words.