Module Identifier IR10810  
Module Title CELTIC CULTURE 1  
Academic Year 2003/2004  
Co-ordinator Dr Simon Rodway  
Semester Semester 1  
Other staff Dr Marged E Haycock, Morfydd E Owen  
Mutually Exclusive GC10810  
Course delivery Lecture   11 Hours  
  Seminars / Tutorials   3 Hours  
Assessment TypeAssessment Length/DetailsProportion
Semester Exam2 Hours  75%
Semester Assessment Essay: Essay c. 1500 words25%
Supplementary Assessment written exam  100%

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this module students should be able to:
You will be able to discriminate between the ways in which the term 'Celtic' is used in a number of disciplines including linguistics, archaeology and history.

You will be able to discuss some aspects of the history and culture of the Celtic-speaking peoples.

Brief description

Analysing the term 'Celt'. Are the Irish and Welsh 'Celts'? and other aspects of Celticity. Characteristics of Celtic sociaties in the early period, such as pagan religions.


This module is at CQFW Level 4