Module Information

Module Identifier
Module Title
Classical Irish Language and Literature i
Academic Year
Semester 1
Other Staff

Course Delivery



Assessment Type Assessment length / details Proportion
Semester Assessment Ymarferion Iaith / Language Exercises  30%
Semester Exam 2 Hours   Arholiad / Exam  70%

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this module students should be able to:

1. You will be able to translate texts from Classical Irish at the appropriate level.

2. You will be able to appreciate a selection of texts of the period and understand their place in the history of Irish literature.

3. You will have mastered the most basic elements of the Classical Irish language.

Brief description

Study of texts in their linguistic and literary context.


This module is at CQFW Level 7