Celts and Celtic Civilisation: Origins, Literature and Identity

University College Cork


Course Name Celts and Celtic Civilisation: Origins, Literature and Identity
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code SC0193
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate of Attendance National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Morning, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date Tuesday 1 October 2019
Application Date Friday 20 September 2019 2019
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Duration Ten weeks, Tuesdays 10:30am-12:30pm, from 1 October to 3 December 2019
Course Fee Costs: €230
Entry Requirements Applicants must be over 18 years of age by course commencement

Expand+Course Practicalities
Each class will run for two hours with an optional ten minute break at the end of the first hour. A selection of reading materials will be provided as handouts, along with a list of suggested reading, and where appropriate, onl...

Course Content

Expand+In our identity-obsessed 21st century, the term ‘Celtic’ encompasses a plethora of meanings. This course supplies a framework to unpack this loaded-term. The course will address languages, literatures, and archaeological artefacts from territorie...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Week 1: Who were/are the Celts? What do we mean when we attribute Indo- European origins to the Celtic peoples? How can we assemble a comprehensive chronology of the Celtic peoples, from c. 500BC to the present day?

Week 2: How was Celtic societ...

Assessment Method Short courses are non-assessed
Further Enquiries Regina Sexton, Short Course Co-ordinator
E. r.sexton@ucc.ie

Marian O Keeffe, Short Course administrator
E: marian.okeeffe@ucc.ie
T: 021 4904700
Location Venue: Alder Room, Nano Nagle Place (Centre), Douglas Street, Cork
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