THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH
DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2006/2007
Early Modern Gaelic Prose (CT0091)
Semester 1 begins with the basics of Early Modern Irish grammar followed by study of selected texts from Bergin's Stories from Keating.
Home subject area
? Normal year taken : 3rd year
? Contact Teaching Time : 1 hour(s) per week for 22 weeks
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
The aims of the course are to develop (1) a facility in handling prose texts of the Early Modern ('Classical') period, (2) an understanding of the grammatical structure of the language of this period, (3) a sense of the variety of prose writing generated in the period, and (4) some direct familiarity with the primary and secondary resources for the study of the period and its literature.
The Degree Examination counts for 50% of the total marks available for each course, and the Classwork marks count for 50%. Classwork marks are assessed on the basis of translation, transcription and language.
Contact and Further Information
The Course Secretary should be the first point of contact for all enquiries.
Miss Christina Arja Strauch
Dr A Gunderloch
Course Website : http://www.arts.ed.ac.uk/celtic/
School Website : http://www.llc.ed.ac.uk/
College Website : http://www.hss.ed.ac.uk/