Scottish Gaelic Language and Culture 1 (CLST2613)

UNIT OF STUDY

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.

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Further unit of study information

Classes

2x1hr lectures/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment

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

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

18 Junior credit points from any of Ancient History, Anthropology, Archaeology, Art History, English, French, Ancient Greek, German, Hebrew, History, Italian, Latin, Linguistics, Modern Greek, Sanskrit, Spanish, Studies in Religion or World Religions

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Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.