Module Information

Module Identifier
Module Title
Scottish Gaelic
Academic Year
Intended for use in future years
GC10110 OR IR10110 -

Course Delivery

Delivery Type Delivery length / details
Lecture 22 Hours.


Assessment Type Assessment length / details Proportion
Semester Assessment Essay: Exercises  25%
Semester Exam 2 Hours   75%

Learning Outcomes

After completing this module:

1. You will be able to recognise and use the majority of morphological and syntactical forms of Scottish Gaelic.

2. You will be able to read with the aid of a dictionary various prose passages in Scottish Gaelic.

3. You will be familiar with some aspects of Gaelic oral traditions.

4. You will be able to translate sentences into Gaelic.

5. You will be able to carry on a simple conversation in Gaelic.

Brief description

An introduction to the main characteristics of the modern language, with a study of selected prose and verse texts.


This module is at CQFW Level 6