University of Glasgow International Summer School - History of Christianity in Scotland, 23 July - 2019, UK

University of Glasgow

Event Date:

July 23, 2019 - August 09, 2019

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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.

Field trip 

The course includes a visit to the Isle of Iona, often described as ‘The Cradle of Christianity in Scotland.’

Entry requirements

  • 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
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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.

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Publish Date
December 20, 2018
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