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GH4022: GAELIC LANGUAGE B (2020-2021)

Last modified: 19 Jul 2020 18:30


Course Overview

A level four Gaelic language course for students taking honours Gaelic. The course runs over both semesters and is topic based, enabling students to develop their ability to deal with a large range of subjects in Gaelic. The course also develops students' generic writing and oral skills.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 4
Session Full Year Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Professor M Macleod

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Programme Level 4

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

  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)
  • One of Gaelic (GH) (Studied) or MA Languages and Literature of Scotland (Studied) or MA European Studies (Studied) or MA Scottish Studies (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

Four hours of classes per week focussing on both oral communicative skills and competencies in the written language in a variety of registers.  Students will be required to complete regular assignments and to study independently.


Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 2 Language Seminars during University weeks 8 - 18, 25 - 34, 38
  • 2 Seminars during University weeks 8 - 18, 25 - 34, 38

More Information about Week Numbers


In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for courses may be subject to change. All updates for first-half session courses will be actioned no later than 1700 (GMT) on 18 September 2020. All updates for second half-session courses will be actioned in advance of second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

Continuous assessment (40%)

Oral assessment (15%)

Take-home exam (45%)

 

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome

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