Last modified: 28 Feb 2018 12:25
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|
One or more of these courses have a limited number of places. Priority access will be given to students for whom this course is compulsory. Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions for more details on this process.
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.
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
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