The Cultural Impact of of Christianity on the Celtic World

National University of Ireland, Galway

Course Description

  • Course Name

    The Cultural Impact of of Christianity on the Celtic World

  • Host University

    National University of Ireland, Galway

  • Location

    Galway, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Celtic Studies, Religion

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    This module will examine some of the cultural consequences of the coming of Christianity to medieval Ireland and Wales, especially in the area of reading and writing. Among the topics covered will be the early history of Christianity in Ireland and Wales, the earliest writings from the Celtic-speaking world, religious literature in Irish and Latin, the contribution of the Irish to Christianity and learning abroad, and the impact of Christianity and the new learning on Irish vernacular culture.

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