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Victorian Studies
College of Arts and Sciences

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Graduate Area Certificate in Victorian Studies

The Victorian Studies Program concentrates upon Great Britain during the reign of Queen Victoria, extending its attention in certain fields back into the last decades of the eighteenth cen­tury, up to the outbreak of World War I, and out into America, Continental Europe, and other areas in the nineteenth century. The program is open to all graduate students. Courses within the program are chosen from a range of offerings in the fol­lowing departments or programs: Comparative Literature, Cultural Studies, English, Fine Arts, Folk­lore, Gender Studies, History, History and Philoso­phy of Science, Philosophy, and Victorian Studies.
Course Requirements

16 credit hours in courses approved for the Victorian Studies Program, at least 4 of which must be in the Victorian Studies Program proper and 4 outside both the student’s department and the Victorian Studies Program. Consult the chairperson of the program for courses outside of Victorian Studies that are acceptable for the certificate.

Satisfactory performance in the departmental qualifying exami­nations required.

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