Units of Study

CLST2613 - Scottish Gaelic Language and Culture 1

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Jonathan Wooding


The Scottish Gaelic language has a very old literary tradition. 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 Scottish history, literature and society.


2x1000wd essays (45%), 1x2hr exam (45%), 1x10min oral assessment (10%)


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


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

Additional Information

This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (advanced) degree program


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