MST Medieval Studies

Courses in MST:
MST 020AEarly Medieval Culture (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Readings (in translation) in medieval culture, such as Codes of Justinian, Confessions of Saint Augustine, Beowulf, the Nibelungenlied, The Song of Roland, the Summa Theologica of Thomas Aquinas, the Chronicles of Froissart, Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, and Dante's Divine Comedy. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC, WE. Effective: 2018 Fall Quarter.
MST 020BThe Culture of the High Middle Ages (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Great transformations that created the modern world: Constitutional Government, the Hundred Years War, the Black Death, and the Peasants Revolts, the Renaissance, Reformation and Counter-Reformation, and the Baroque. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC, WE. Effective: 2018 Spring Quarter.
MST 098Directed Group Study (1-5) Active
Variable. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
MST 098FStudent Facilitated Course (1-4) Active
Variable—1-4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Student facilitated course intended primarily for lower division students. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2017 Winter Quarter.
MST 099Special Study for Undergraduates (1-5) Active
Variable. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
MST 130ASpecial Themes in Medieval Cultures (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Each offering concentrates on an interdisciplinary aspect of medieval culture in the Middle East and Europe: the idea of the hero, mysticism, urban development. Extensive readings focused on medieval source material. May be repeated for credit. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC, WE. Effective: 1997 Spring Quarter.
MST 130BSpecial Themes in Renaissance Culture (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Each theme illuminates an interdisciplinary aspect of Renaissance culture in the eastern and western hemispheres: exploration, medical pathology, daily life, baroque culture. Immersion in source material from 1500-1650. May be repeated for credit. (Letter.) GE credit: AH, WC, WE. Effective: 1997 Fall Quarter.
MST 131Cross-Cultural Relations in the Medieval and/or Early Modern World (4) Active
Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Extensive Writing. Prerequisite(s): MST 020A or MST 020B; or Consent of Instructor. Medieval and/or Renaissance aspects of cross culturalism. Relations between Christians, Jews, and Muslims: Europeans, Africans, and Asians; Old World and New World. (Letter.) GE credit: WC, WE. Effective: 2011 Fall Quarter.
MST 189Seminar in Medieval & Early Modern Culture (4) Active
Seminar—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): MST 020A or MST 020B; or Consent of Instructor. Focus on a particular problem or issue in the Medieval or Early Modern periods. Seminar topics might include (but not limited to) monasticism, origins of the university, chivalry, exploration, the role of women in the Medieval and Early Modern world. (Letter.) GE credit: WE. Effective: 2011 Fall Quarter.
MST 190Senior Thesis (4) Active
Seminar—4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Senior standing and major in Medieval Studies. Preparation of a research paper dealing with a selected aspect of medieval culture, under supervision of three members of the Committee in Charge. (Letter.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
MST 197TTutoring in Medieval Studies (1-4) Active
Seminar—2 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): MST 020A; MST 020B; Upper division standing; consent of instructor and chairperson of curriculum committee. Tutoring in MST 020A & MST 020B, including leadership in small discussion groups affiliated with the course. May be repeated up to 6 Unit(s). (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
MST 198Directed Group Study (1-5) Active
Variable. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
MST 198FStudent Facilitated Course (1-4) Active
Variable—1-4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Student facilitated course intended primarily for upper division students. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2017 Winter Quarter.
MST 199Special Study for Advanced Undergraduates (1-5) Active
Variable. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
MST 199FAStudent Facilitated Course Development (1-4) Active
Variable—1-4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Under the supervision of a faculty member, an undergraduate student plans and develops the course they will offer under 098F/198F. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2017 Winter Quarter.
MST 199FBStudent Facilitated Teaching (1-4) Active
Variable—1-4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Student facilitated. Under the supervision of a faculty member, an undergraduate student teaches a course under 098F/198F. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2017 Winter Quarter.