The seven components forming the primary level of education at a university: During the medieval period these seven components were grammar, logic, rhetoric, arithmetic, geometry, astronomy, and music.
Related term(s): Quadrivium; Trivium
Category: Universities and Education
Last modified: 08.06.05
Source information: Singman, Jeffrey L. Daily Life in Medieval Europe. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1999. 203.