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Old Irish - CLST3615

Year - 2020

Old Irish was the language spoken and written in Ireland in the early Middle Ages, and is preserved in a range of records, from Ogham stones to manuscripts. In this unit students will develop a knowledge of Old Irish grammar and vocabulary, and learn to read texts in Old Irish. It will also provide a basic introduction to the development of the Irish language in its early historic context, with reference to examples from inscriptions, manuscripts and the different genres of literature.

2x1hr lectures/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

1x2500wd Essay (50%), 1x2hr Exam (50%)


12 credit points at 2000 level in Celtic Studies




Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Celtic Studies Program
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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