Module Identifier IR10620  
Academic Year 2003/2004  
Co-ordinator Dr William J Mahon  
Semester Semester 1  
Mutually Exclusive IR11220 , GC10620  
Course delivery Lecture   33 Hours  
Assessment TypeAssessment Length/DetailsProportion
Semester Exam2 Hours  60%
Semester Assessment Oral Examination:  20%
Semester Assessment Continuous Assessment: weekly/fortnightly assessments/tests  20%
Supplementary Assessment written examination  100%

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.


This module is at CQFW Level 4