Modern Irish Prose GAELIC4029

  • Academic Session: 2013-14
  • School: School of Humanities
  • Credits: 20
  • Level: Level 4 (SCQF level 10)
  • Typically Offered: Semester 2
  • Available to Visiting Students: No

Course Aims

To enhance students' knowledge and ability to read modern Irish prose, and to outline some of the literary history of such prose.


Lectures : 1 per week
Tutorials : 1 per week
Total teaching hours = 20

Requirements of Entry

Normally, students will have taken the course: Introduction to Irish Language

Excluded Courses





The mark for this module will be determined on the basis of 25% from a written essay submitted in week 8; 25% from forthnightly Irish to English translations; and 50% from an end-of-course examination.

Main Assessment In: April/May