Units of Study

CLST3606 - Old Irish 2

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

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

Description

In this unit students will apply advanced methods of language-learning, historical linguistics, literary criticism and metrics to understanding Old Irish. Students will analyse the most influential theories, historical and contemporary, about the role of Old Irish in medieval Irish society. They will evaluate ways that the language has interacted with other cultures in history. Students will learn how to apply their understanding of Old Irish language, linguistics and literature to the scholarly, social and political challenges of all times.

Assessments

1x2500wd written assignment (50%), 1x2hr exam (50%)

Classes

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

Prerequisites

CLST2606

Prohibitions

CLST2602

 Tuesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

CLST3606

       

Lect

     

 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

CLST3606

       

Lect

     

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