Introduction to Middle Welsh from a historical-comparative perspective, i.e. in comparison with the other Celtic and Indo-European languages. The first part of the course treats the phonology and morphology of Middle Welsh, and sketches its evolution from Proto-Indo-Europrean. During the second part we read a famous Middle Welsh text.
Good understanding of the linguistic structure of Middle Welsh
Elementary reading skills
Understanding of the position of Middle Welsh within the Celtic languages and within the Indo-European language family
Mode of instruction
5 ECTS = 140 hours, of which 28 hours of classes, 67 hours preparation, 42 hours for preparing the exam, 2 hours for the exam. No intermediate exam.
Exam: 2 hours
How and when an exam review will take place will be disclosed together with the publication of the exam results at the latest. If a student requests a review within 30 days after publication of the exam results, an exam review will have to be organized.
Blackboard will be used for distributing teaching materials.
- D.S. Evans. 1964. A Grammar of Middle Welsh. Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies.
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For questions about the content of the course, please contact the teacher: Guus Kroonen
E-mailaddress Education Administration Office van Wijkplaats: firstname.lastname@example.org
Coordinator of Studies: Else van Dijk