Palaeography & Manuscript-based Research

University College Cork


Course Name Palaeography & Manuscript-based Research
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CC6008
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment START DATE Semester I 2022/23
Application Date CLOSING DATE 30th June 2022

How Do I Apply
Applications for this module are now open.

To apply for this module please log on to the UCC APPLY page and create an account.
Gather any additional documents required (including a passport-style photo), copy of your degree parchment if not a previous UCC graduate.
An application fee of €35 will be payable on submission of your application via the same platform.
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Course Fee €650 for the module and an application fee of €35.
Entry Requirements As part of UCC's commitment to Continuing Professional Development, (CPD), approved candidates may take one-off modules and be provided with a transcript of marks, subject to capacity and availability.

Entry Requirements:
A second class honours undergraduate degree in the historical humanities or a related field.
Course Content

Expand+This CPD is aimed at those wishing to receive training in reading parchment manuscripts, whether Medieval or Modern. A wide range of manuscripts compiled in Ireland will be discussed including Old, Middle and Modern Irish texts as well as Latin and ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Module Content: Palaeography training and research on a topic agreed with the Department. Themes covered: Palaeography and Codicology; Insular Scripts and Scribal Techniques; Late Medieval and Humanist Scripts; The Corpus of Medieval Irish Manuscript...

Assessment Method Total Marks 200: Continuous Assessment 200 marks (Project of 3,000-5,000 words).
Number of Credits 10 credits
Further Enquiries CPD Co-Ordinator, CPD Centre,
An tIonad um Fhorbairt Ghairmiúil Leanúnaigh,
Q+1 floor, The Boole Library, Main Quad, U.C.C.

Dr Caitriona O Dochartaigh, Department of Early and Medieval Irish.
+353 (0)21 490 3357

Ciara Ni Churnain
+353 21 490 3360
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