Gaelic Scotland: The Scottish Highlands C1400-1609 HIST4008

  • Academic Session: 2014-15
  • School: School of Humanities
  • Credits: 60
  • Level: Level 4 (SCQF level 10)
  • Typically Offered: Runs Throughout Semesters 1 and 2
  • Available to Visiting Students: No

Short Description

This course will survey the history of the 'Highlands' - or, of Gaelic-speaking Scotland, from the late 14th century to another and equally famous landmark, the Statutes of Iona of 1609.

Timetable

Tuesday 14-15 and Thursday 14-16

Requirements of Entry

Successful completion of junior honours in history

Assessment

Two termly essays: 20%; Two termly presentations: 12%; Seminar contribution: 8%; Examination: 60%

Main Assessment In: April/May