HISTORY OF CHRISTIANITY IN SCOTLAND
INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL
Our Summer School is an excellent introduction to studying at an international university.
Summer study allows you to:
- Explore a particular topic in more depth
- Experience teaching from world-class academic staff
- Supplement your studies and gain international experience and credits at a world-class university.
Applications for 2019 summer schools will open in January 2019.
Explore Christianity’s pivotal role in shaping Scotland
This course covers:
- the history of Christianity in Scotland
- the role of Medieval Catholicism in shaping and consolidating the medieval state
- the transformation of society through the Scottish Reformation
- the diversification of Protestant traditions
- the role of Scottish Christianity in British imperialism
- the development of deeply rooted sectarianism
- the rapid secularization of Scotland.
The course represents a traditional Church History approach, shaped by recent developments in cultural and social history.
The course includes a visit to the Isle of Iona, often described as ‘The Cradle of Christianity in Scotland.’
- GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent)
If your first language is not English, you must meet our minimum proficiency level:
- International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic module (not General Training) overall score of 6.0, with no sub test less than 5.5
- we also accept equivalent scores in other recognised qualifications such as ibTOEFL, CAE, CPE and more
- visit eligibility
To attend the International Summer School you must meet the following criteria:
- You should be a current student enrolled at an international higher education institution
- If your first language is not English, we require a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent)
- Most courses require a GPA of at least 3.0. Please refer to the individual courses for details.
Special circumstances may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Please note that you should also refer to individual course descriptions as some courses may ask for additional requirements.