Module Information

Module Identifier
IRM3120
Module Title
Old and Middle Irish Language and Literature i
Academic Year
2015/2016
Co-ordinator
Semester
Semester 2 (Taught over 2 semesters)
External Examiners
  • Dr Micheal O'Flaithearta (Lecturer - University of Utrecht)
 

Course Delivery

Delivery Type Delivery length / details
Lecture 11 x 1 Hour Lectures
 

Assessment

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 Old Irish and Middle 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 Old and Middle Irish language.

Brief description

Study of texts in their linguistic and literary context.


Notes

This module is at CQFW Level 7