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GH2009: GAELIC FOR ADVANCED BEGINNERS 2A (2019-2020)

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Course Overview

This is the second year Gaelic language course for people who started learning in their first year.  It builds on the foundations already set in the first year and continues to develop vocabulary, grammatical structures and idioms in both writing and speech.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 2
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Maria Coira

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Programme Level 2

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

The course will concentrate on the grammatical structure of the language building on, consolidating and developing previous knowledge. One class session per week will concentrate on the acquisition of new structures and concepts. A second session will consolidate these through written and oral exercises. The third session will be an oral class which aims to develop confidence in speaking the language and introduces the students to a variety of Gaelic registers. Students will be expected to prepare work for submission on a regular basis.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • BSc Behavioural Studies with Gaelic
  • MA Scottish Studies

Contact Teaching Time

44 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 3 Language Seminars during University weeks 7 - 17
  • 1 Oral during University weeks 7 - 17

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Summative Assessments

Oral Exam

Exam Type Summative Weighting 20
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback

The above assessments are given CAS marks and written feedback. General verbal feedback is given in class. Additional written and/or verbal feedback is given on an individual basis as required.

Learning Outcomes
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No data available

Exam

Exam Type Summative Weighting 60
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback
Learning Outcomes
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Exam Type Summative Weighting 20
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Feedback

The above assessments are given CAS marks and written feedback. General verbal feedback is given in class. Additional written and/or verbal feedback is given on an individual basis as required.

Learning Outcomes
NameKnowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
No data available

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Resit Assessments

Oral Exam

Exam Type Summative Weighting 20
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback
Learning Outcomes
NameKnowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Exam

Exam Type Summative Weighting 80
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback
Learning Outcomes
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Course Learning Outcomes

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