Bogadh sa Ghàidhlig - Èisteachd is Labhairt (half course) GAELIC3012
- Academic Session: 2022-23
- School: School of Humanities
- Credits: 20
- Level: Level 3 (SCQF level 9)
- Typically Offered: Semester 1
- Available to Visiting Students: No
- Available to Erasmus Students: No
This course is a Gaelic language immersion course which can be taken as part of a pre Gaelic with Immersion MA Hons programme. The course will study contemporary Gaelic literature and culture and will develop oral competency in the Gaelic language.
7 x 1 hour lectures per week over 12 weeks as scheduled on MyCampus.
Requirements of Entry
Grade C3 or above in Gaelic 2 Advanced (GAELIC2001) or Gaelic 2 Intermediate (GAELIC2003).
Bogadh sa Ghàidhlig - Leughadh is Sgrìobhadh
Bogadh sa Ghàidhlig - Coimhearsnachd na Gàidhlig
Two x 10 minute oral presentations in Gaelic -20%
One x 15 minute oral exams - 30%
5 listening and comprehension exercises -20%
Portfolio of 5 oral digital artefacts -30%
This course aims to:
■ Increase fluency in Gaelic
■ Become more accurate and articulate in spoken Gaelic
■ Have an appreciation of the variety of Gaelic dialectal styles and registers in spoken communication
■ Become familiar with the varied forms of contemporary Gaelic literature and history, Gaelic song and Gaelic culture
■ Encourage the development of transferable skills by fostering individual research, presentation and self-reflection initiatives
Intended Learning Outcomes of Course
By the end of this course students will be able to:
■ Communicate effectively, confidently and precisely in spoken Gaelic, in a range of registers.
■ Present pieces of sustained prose in Gaelic on a range of contemporary issues.
■ Present confidently in Gaelic on subjects of their choice.
■ Present a portfolio of digital artefacts on contemporary and historical issues.
Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits
Students must submit at least 75% by weight of the components (including examinations) of the course's summative assessment.