The 'Celts' are those peoples of Europe who speak or spoke a Celtic language. By the Iron Age the Celtic peoples were spread across Europe and across the course of millennia have given rise to a number of European nations and cultures, including the Irish, the Welsh and the Bretons. This unit explores definitions of the Celts, examining their history and development, and provides an overview of their languages.
2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
1x 2000wd Essay (40%), 1x 500wd Book Review (10%), 1x 2hrs Exam (50%)