Settlement and Society in Ireland
Area of Study
Anthropology, Celtic Studies, History, Sociology
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits2
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units3
Hours & Credits
An outline account of settlement in Ireland, looking at the first settlers, the great megalithic tombs, the monuments of the Bronze and Iron Ages, early Irish monasteries, & the impact of the Vikings and Anglo-Normans on the Irish landscape.
Teaching & Learning Methods:
- Lectures: 24 hours
- Continuous Assessment: 100%
- Continuous Assessment detail(s): Total Marks 100%. 5,000 word essay or shorter essay combined with class assignments/tests. Essay to be submitted by Monday prior to commencement of end-of-semester examinations.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.