Last modified: 27 Feb 2018 16:42
The course would be of particular interest to students from outside Scotland, especially North America, Australia, and New Zealand, but also to Scots with limited knowledge of Scottish traditions.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
|Campus||Old Aberdeen||Sustained Study||No|
The course will introduce students to the internationally-renowned wealth of Scottish oral traditions, including Scots song, Gaelic song, ballads, folktales, music, and dance. Students will meet performers and 'tradition-bearers' as well as studying the contexts in which these art forms emerged and are carried on.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
There are no assessments for this course.
Essay - comments and short interview
Seminar - oral feedback in seminars and mark at end of course
Field Report - oral feedback in seminar, the student then finalizes their written text and receives written feedback and a mark along with the returned text
Exam - mark