IRSK2100 – Introduction to Old Irish
Schedule, syllabus and examination date
The course gives an intriduction to Old Irish grammar. Short texts will be studied.
The students will learn the basic structure og Old Irish grammar and be able to read short texts.
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Recommended previous knowledge
The teaching is given in seminars. 36 hours in total.
One qualifying assignment has to be approved before the student may sit for the final examination. If the assignment is not approved, the student has the opportunity to hand in a revised version for a second try.
Access to teaching
A student who has completed compulsory instruction and coursework and has had these approved, is not entitled to repeat that instruction and coursework. A student who has been admitted to a course, but who has not completed compulsory instruction and coursework or had these approved, is entitled to repeat that instruction and coursework, depending on available capacity.
The final mark for the course is set on the basis of a three-day take-home exam.
Use of sources and citation
Language of examination
Grades are awarded on a scale from A to F, where A is the best grade and F is a fail. Read more about the grading system.
Explanations and appeals
Resit an examination
Withdrawal from an examination
It is possible to take the exam up to 3 times. If you withdraw from the exam after the deadline or during the exam, this will be counted as an examination attempt.
Special examination arrangements
Application form, deadline and requirements for special examination arrangements.