Special Option 1 CELTCIV5012

  • Academic Session: 2019-20
  • School: School of Humanities
  • Credits: 20
  • Level: Level 5 (SCQF level 11)
  • Typically Offered: Semester 1
  • Available to Visiting Students: Yes

Short Description

To enable students to gain an in-depth knowledge of a special subject relating to their particular field of interest and to their chosen dissertation topic.
To develop a critical awareness of primary sources and secondary materials in an areas of Celtic or Scottish Gaelic studies
To enable students to study on an individual basis (or in very small groups) with a practising researcher in their chosen topic
To provide an opportunity to conduct research on a subject which may lead to a further research at a more advanced level

Timetable

To be arranged

Course Aims

To enable students to gain an in-depth knowledge of a special subject relating to their particular field of interest and to their chosen dissertation topic.
To develop a critical awareness of primary sources and secondary materials in an areas of Celtic or Scottish Gaelic studies
To enable students to study on an individual basis (or in very small groups) with a practising researcher in their chosen topic
To provide an opportunity to conduct research on a subject which may lead to a further research at a more advanced level

Intended Learning Outcomes of Course

Students will be able to

To demonstrate specialist knowledge of a specific subject relating to their particular field of interest through ongoing discussion and through the writing of an essay
To show a critical understanding of the primary and secondary sources relevant to their chosen specialist subject through ongoing discussion and through the writing of an essay