What is it?
The Ard Teisht (Advanced Certificate) is an A Level equivalent certificate that aims to equip students with a detailed and functional knowledge of Manx vocabulary and grammar though contemporary and historical literature. The course also focuses on contemporary social and political issues with a view to enhancing listening comprehension and speaking ability.
Who can take the Ard Teisht?
The course is offered to pupils in secondary school and to adult
learners via University College Isle of Man.
Why take the Ard Teisht?
Participation in the course can give students of Manx formal recognition of their ability and open doors in the expanding Gaelic media sector.
Are there resources available online to help with studying the Ard Teisht?
Resources relevant to those studying for the A Level equivalent
certificate are available from