Laurier is the only university in Ontario to offer multiple interdisciplinary Medieval and Medievalism Studies courses to first-year students. You will have access to courses that cover an exciting variety of subjects like witches, outlaws, heretics, knights, dragons and fantasy literature.
This interdisciplinary program analyzes cultural materials from the period c. AD 500-1500. These materials include myths, philosophy, theology, combat, fine arts, literature, history, politics, music, economics and architecture. Movies, video games and theme parks are integrated into our course content to depict later representations of the Middle Ages! Our program allows you to tailor your study of the medieval period and its cultural legacy to a literary, cultural or historical focus.
These are a few popular academic opportunities which allow you to dive deeper into your major area of study or broaden your knowledge:
Check out other options to enhance your degree.
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