Taught course

Old Irish

Institution
Trinity College Dublin - the University of Dublin · Department of Irish and Celtic Languages
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

Applications for admission must be made to the Dean of Graduate Studies by 30 June of the year in which admission is sought. Applications are normally accepted only from persons with a good honors degree in a cognate subject such as Modern Irish or another Celtic language, medieval languages, literature or history, archaeology. Students will be admitted every second year.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is intended to provide graduates in related disciplines with a solid grounding in Old Irish language and literature. Applications are normally accepted only from persons with a good honors degree in a cognate subject such as Modern Irish or another Celtic language, medieval languages, literature or history, archaeology.

The course commences with an introduction to Old Irish, proceeds on to Old Irish literature, including readings in lyrical verse, and also covers Old Irish glosses and saga literature.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

PGDip

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Prof Damian McManus
Email
pmcmanus@tcd.ie
Phone
+353-1-896 1105