Units of Study

CLST3610 - Modern Irish Language and Culture 2

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

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


In this unit students will apply advanced methods of language-learning, sociolinguistics and literary criticism to the understanding of Modern Irish Language and Culture. Students will analyse the most influential theories, historical and contemporary, about the role of Modern Irish in contemporary Irish society. They will evaluate ways that the language has interacted with other cultures in modern times. Students will learn how to apply their understanding of Modern Irish Language and Culture to the social and political challenges of today.


1x2000wd assignment (40%), 1x2000wd equivalent 2hr exam (40%), 1x500 wd equivalent oral assessment (20%)


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





Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.


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