course introduces the general concepts of palaeography and
manuscript study and trains students to undertake their
own transcriptions from medieval manuscripts. The tutorials
focus on English and European medieval manuscripts.
include: By completing these modules you
will be able to:
- Understand the nature of the medieval manuscript
- Read and transcribe a range of scripts from different
- Assign a date to manuscripts on the basis of both their
content and their script
required for module one/further modules require registration.