In this module you will learn the basics of Old English by analysing Old English data and comparing the grammars of Present Day English and Old English. You will learn to read, write and speak simple Old English.
By the end of this module, students will:
Students must have successfully completed:
A minimum of 24 contact hours, made up of lectures, seminars and practicals.
The Spring Term will be devoted to discovering Old English grammar, and learning to read, write and speak Old English. The Summer Term will be devoted to a creative project which will put these skills to use. The project will involve some group work.
All materials will be provided.
Written feedback on summative assignments will be provided within 3 weeks.
About this module
- Module name
Old English I
- Course code
- Term(s) taught