This course provides students with a survey of Old English phonology, morphology and syntax, as well as basic reading proficiency in Old English. Special attention is given to the differences between Old English and modern English syntax (here a basic knowledge of generative syntax is assumed). Authentic Old English texts are used as study material throughout the course. The language of instruction is English.

Teacher: Nils-Lennart Johannesson

Syllabus and application

This course will not be given in autumn 2017.