THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH
DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2009/2010
Scottish Gaelic Dialect Studies (P01931)
The Module will involve students in investigation of the Modern Scottish Gaelic dialects, their distribution, inter-relationships and emergence, together with the inter-relationship between dialects and language register.
? Pre-requisites : Approval of the instructor.
Home subject area
? Normal year taken : Postgraduate
? Contact Teaching Time : 2 hour(s) per week for 10 weeks
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
The course aims to provide students with a thorough grounding in Gaidhlig dialectology through a consideration of what distinguishes dialects from one another, and how and why they arise.
A 2000-3000 word essay, counting as 100% 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
Prof William Gillies
School Website : http://www.llc.ed.ac.uk/
College Website : http://www.hss.ed.ac.uk/