Units of Study

CLST3613 - Scottish Gaelic 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

Description

In this unit students will apply advanced methods of language-learning, sociolinguistics and literary criticism to the understanding of Scottish Gaelic Language and Culture. Students will analyse the most influential theories, historical and contemporary, about the role of Scottish Gaelic in contemporary Scottish 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 Scottish Gaelic Language and Culture to the social and political challenges of today.

Assessments

2x1000wd essays (45%), 1x2hr exam (45%), 1x500wd equivalent oral assessment (10%)

Classes

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

Prerequisites

CLST2613

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CLST3613

 

Lecture

         

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