Units of Study

CLST2608 - Modern Welsh Language and Culture 1

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Jonathan Mark Wooding
Phone: +61 2 9351 3841
Email: jonathan.wooding@sydney.edu.au

Description

The Welsh language has one of the oldest literary traditions in Europe. This unit will introduce students to this culture by providing them with the basic structure and vocabulary of the language, with an emphasis on the acquisition of oral and written skills of communication through functionally oriented language activities. The language will be studied in the context of Welsh history, literature and society.

Assessments

2x1500wd essays (46%), 1x2000wd written exam (46%), 1x500wd oral exam (8%)

Classes

2x1-hr lectures/week,
1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

18 junior credit points from any of (Arabic, Archaeology, English, French, Ancient Greek, German, Hebrew, History, Italian, Latin, Linguistics, Modern Greek, Sanskrit, or Spanish)

 Thursday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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Lecture 1

     
1 This class runs from Week 1 to Week 3

 Friday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

CLST2608

     

Lecture 2

     
2 This class runs from Week 4 to Week 13

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