CLT441H1: Introduction to Old Irish

Hours

24L

Previous Course Number

SMC441Y1

This course will introduce students to Old Irish, the language of Western Europe’s earliest vernacular literature. The course will focus on bringing students to a reading knowledge of Classical Old Irish, drawing on the most recent teaching aids and incorporating translation exercises and prepared reading passages from the early literature. The course will also teach the linguistic vocabulary for describing a Celtic language. No prior knowledge of Irish is assumed.

Prerequisite
Completion of 9.0 credits
Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)