Scottish Literature 2A: Early Scottish Literature & Language
University of Glasgow
Area of Study
Taught In English
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits5
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units7.5
Hours & Credits
This course deals with Scottish Literature from c.1375 to c.1540 as well as with the development of Scots as a language in that period, introducing key medieval texts, including the poetry of 'makars' Henryson and Dunbar, the work of King James I and that of anonymous comic writers. It will introduce central concepts of medieval thought as well as the history and development of Scottish literature and identity.
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.
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