Module Information

Module Identifier
IR10620
Module Title
Introduction to Modern Irish Language 1
Academic Year
2017/2018
Co-ordinator
Semester
Semester 1
Mutually Exclusive
Mutually Exclusive
Reading List
Other Staff

Course Delivery

Delivery Type Delivery length / details
Seminar 30 x 1 Hour Seminars
 

Assessment

Assessment Type Assessment length / details Proportion
Semester Assessment Continuous Assessment: weekly/fortnightly assessments/tests  20%
Semester Exam 2 Hours   80%
Supplementary Assessment ymarferion  20%
Supplementary Exam 2 Hours   Arholiad atodol  written examination  80%

Learning Outcomes


On successfully completing this module:

1. You will be able to use the Irish verb 'to be' in the present, past, and future tenses.
2. You will be able to use the noun in the nominative and accusative cases, and also as the object of a preposition.
3. You will be able to use the pronouns correctly.
4. You will be able to use the regular and irregular verbs in the past tense.
5. You will be able to use numbers and to tell the time.
6. You will be able to use the most common verbal noun constructions.
7. You will be able to use some of the most basic copula constructions.
8. You will be able to hold a simple conversation in Irish using the above-mentioned grammatical and syntactical points.



Brief description

Introduction to spoken and written Irish for complete beginners.


Notes

This module is at CQFW Level 4