|| IR11610 |
|| INTRODUCTION TO OLD IRISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 2 |
|| 2007/2008 |
|| Professor Patrick P Sims-Williams |
|| Intended for use in future years |
|Next year offered
|| N/A |
|Next semester offered
|| N/A |
|| Dr Simon Rodway |
|| IR11510 |
| Course delivery
|| Lecture || 22 lectures; 78 hours preparation and revision. |
|Assessment Type||Assessment Length/Details||Proportion|
|Semester Exam||2 Hours WRITTEN EXAM ||75%|
|Semester Assessment|| ASSESSMENTS/TESTS 10 fortnightly assessments/tests||25%|
|Supplementary Assessment||2 Hours WRITTEN EXAM ||100%|
Learning outcomesOn successful completion of this module students should be able to:
translate simple sentences from Old Irish.
read elementary literary texts, and understand their place in the history of Irish Literature.
demonstrate an understanding of some of the basic elements of the Old Irish Language.
Introduction to features of Old Irish (c.7th-10th centuries) not covered in IR11510, with study of some representative and interesting texts. Students will be expected to prepare material on a weekly basis.
|| Grammatical analysis |
|| use of reference materials |
|| written communication |
This module is at CQFW Level 4