Robert Burns - Poems, Songs and Legacy, Certificate | Part time online | FutureLearn | United Kingdom
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Dig deeper into the life and works of Robert Burns, with Robert Burns - Poems, Songs and Legacy at The University of Glasgow by FutureLearn.

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Overview

Robert Burns - Poems, Songs and Legacy at The University of Glasgow by FutureLearn , will introduce you to the life, works and global celebrity of Robert Burns.

Key facts:

You’ll examine poems, songs, manuscripts, and objects used to commemorate the poet. You’ll also develop your understanding of Robert Burns’s posthumous reputation - from Burns Suppers and Burns Night through to Hogmanay.

Programme Structure

Topics:

  • The cultural reputation of Robert Burns as patriot, lover, and man of the people

  • Robert Burns as poet and songwriter

  • Major works such as ‘Scots Wha Hae’, ‘Ae Fond Kiss’, ‘A Man’s a Man’, ‘The Vision’, and ‘Auld Lang Syne’

  • The commemoration of Burns in material culture

  • The international celebrity and legacy of Burns

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 21 days
    • 4 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • No previous experience or qualifications are required for this course - just an interest in Robert Burns, Scottish history and culture, or poetry and song in general.

  • It is ideal for anyone considering further study in the field, such the courses offered by the Centre for Robert Burns Studies at the University of Glasgow.

Tuition Fee

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    69 USD/full
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  • National

    69 USD/full
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    Based on the tuition of 69 USD for the full programme during 21 days.
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Funding

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