What is the course about?
This course will enable students to read Old English literature and analyse its language with more confidence.
This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.
What will we cover?
The topics will be confirmed by the tutor at the start of the course.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
- read and analyse Old English grammar
- appreciate the style used in its literature.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
The course is the progression for those students who have attended Old English level 1 and level 2 or have an equivalent knowledge.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Lectures and group tasks. Suggestions for background or further reading outside the class will be made.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
No other direct costs but you may wish to buy some of the recommended texts.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Other literature or Old English classes. The tutor will be able to advise.