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ED 1549
IMMERSION IN GAELIC MEDIUM EDUCATION
CREDIT POINTS 15

Course Co-ordinator: Anne Thirkell

Pre-requisite(s): First Half-session course: An Introduction to Gaelic Medium Education Compulsory for students undertaking Gaelic Medium Education

Students will have the opportunity to contribute to course content and structure through student-selected presentation on course topics.

Throughout the course, students are encouraged to value diversity through engagement with others.

3 one-hour face to face tutorial per week, followed by tutor directed activities.

1st Attempt: Essay in Gaelic on the benefits of bilingualism (1,500 words) (50%).
Written presentation of a series of lesson plans reflecting the impact of Curriculum for Excellence on the Gaelic medium classsroom eg literacy across learning; interdisciplinary links; inclusive practice (50%).

Resit: Any of failed aspects above, either essay or lesson plans.