Linguistics
 

Old English 1

Old English 1
Old English grammar and vocabulary; traditional syntactical patterns in various types of Old English prose and poetry.
ELANG
525
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesELANG 324; or equivalent.
 TaughtFall odd years
 ProgramsContaining ELANG 525
Course Outcomes: 

Old English Texts

Students will be able to read Old English texts with the aid of a glossary and grammar and know how to contextualize the content of the texts with Anglo-Saxon culture.

Grammar and Structure

Students will have learned the basic grammatical and syntactic structures of Old English.

Differences between Old English and Present-day English

Students will be able to describe the differences between Old English and Present-day English and note the changes that occurred between the two stages of English.

Major Dialects and Genres of Old English Writings

Students will be able to describe the major dialects and genres of Old English writings.