Module Information

Module Identifier
Module Title
Old and Middle Irish Language and Literature ii
Academic Year
Semester 2 (Taught over 2 semesters)
External Examiners
  • Dr Micheal O'Flaithearta (Lecturer - University of Utrecht)
Other Staff

Course Delivery



Assessment Type Assessment length / details Proportion
Semester Assessment Traethawd / Essay - 3000 o eiriau / words  30%
Semester Exam 2 Hours   Arholiad / Exam  70%

Learning Outcomes

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 elements of Old and Middle Irish language more advanced than those covered in module I.

Brief description

Study of texts in their linguistic and literary context. More advanced than IRM0130.


This module is at CQFW Level 7