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Cornish for Beginners (PLC1130)

30 credits

Cornish for Beginners is intended for students in Years One or Two who have little or no previous knowledge of the Cornish language – Kernewek.  The course provides an introduction to the language and culture in a general context with the emphasis on enabling you to communicate in the Cornish language. This module is broadly equivalent to A1 Basic User level of the Common European Framework and can be taken towards achieving ‘with proficiency in Cornish” (see

Seminars are taught in-person in Penryn (Cornwall) but are also available as remote teaching to students based on Streatham campus