THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH
DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2009/2010
Elementary Gaelic 1 (P01878)
The Module introduces students to basic structures, vocabulary and pronunciation of Scottish Gaelic as a living language, together with group training in simple conversation and reading strategies.
Home subject area
Other subject areas
? Normal year taken : Postgraduate
? Contact Teaching Time : 5 hour(s) per week for 10 weeks
First Class Information
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
The Module aims to give students with no previous knowledge of Scottish Gaelic the beginnings of a thorough grounding in written and spoken Modern Scottish Gaelic by combining an active use of the language with an intellectual understanding of grammatical structure. Students will be provided with rudimentary reading and writing knowledge of Scottish Gaelic and the beginnings of an ability to participate in basic conversations.
Weekly language exercises and other written assignments counting as 50% of the final course mark, and a final exam counting for 50% of the final course mark.
Contact and Further Information
The Course Secretary should be the first point of contact for all enquiries.
Ms Christine Lennie
Dr Wilson McLeod
School Website : http://www.llc.ed.ac.uk/
College Website : http://www.hss.ed.ac.uk/