Taught course

Medieval Welsh Literature (English Medium only)

Institution
Aberystwyth University · Department of Welsh/Adran y Gymraeg
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Good language (classical, medieval or modern) degree desirable but not essential. Some reading knowledge of Welsh an advantage.

Months of entry

September

Course content

An unique opportunity to study Medieval Welsh prose and poetry, but also to become proficient in reading and speaking Modern Welsh. Core modules on the Four Branches of the Mabinogi, and Modern Welsh, with a wide range of elective modules including early heroic poetry, Dafydd ap Gwilym, and Arthurian texts.

Information for international students

Please see www.aber.ac.uk/en/international

Fees and funding

Please check:
www.aber.ac.uk/en/postgrad/funding-fees

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations25
Written coursework / continuous assessment25
Dissertation50 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Dr Simon Rodway
Email
cymraeg@aber.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1970 622285