Module Availability 2017-18

MA Celtic Studies 2017-18

Academic Year: 2017-2018

Programme: MA Celtic Studies                             Level: 7

Programme Director: Jane Cartwright                 Campus: Lampeter


Full time students must select 120 credits. Having successfully completed the 120 credits, you will progress to the 60 credit Dissertation.

Part-time students will normally be expected to choose a minimum of 40 and maximum of 80 credits per year. Having successfully completed the 120 credits, you will progress to the 60 credit Dissertation.

Compulsory modules

Semesters 1 & 2

CYCS7014

Study and Research Methodology

20 credits

Semester 2

CYCS7020

Conceptualising the Celts from Prehistory to the Modern Era

20 credits

Semester 1

CYCS7015

Y Mabinogi

20 credits

 

Part I: Pathways (40 credits)

Students will choose one of the following pathways, a total of 40 credits

Culture and Society Pathway

Semester 1

CYCS7004

Welsh Folk Life

20 credits

Semester 2

CYAD7002C

Dwyieithrwydd Cymdeithasol

20 credits

Medieval Pathway

Semester 1


CYCS7021

The Celtic Arthur and the Matter of Britain

20 credits

Semester 2

CYCS7005

Women in the Middle Ages: Sources from the Celtic Regions

20 credits

Spirituality Pathway

Semester 1

CYCS7007

The Female Saints of Wales

20 credits

Semester 2

HPCS7001

Celtic Otherworlds: From Ancient Celts to the Medieval Voyage Tale

20 credits


Additional optional module: CYCS7018 Welsh for Beginners. This module is taught across two semesters, as students will need to complete a number of short exercises and it needs to be ensured that there is sufficient time in order to return the work with feedback before students submit the next exercises. 

Semesters 1

& 2

CYCS7018

Welsh for Beginners

20 credits 

 

Part II: Compulsory module (60 credits)

Semesters 1 & 2

CYCS7022

Dissertation

60 credits