Intermediate Greek I

Course code GREK2501Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science

Consists of parallel reading grammar classes, and introduces students to the reading and comprehension of major Greek classics. Facilitates entry to the further intermediate level Greek (GREK2502).

Not available in 2015

Objectives1. To complete formal grammar points not covered at 1000 level

2. To gain a good understanding of major grammatical constructions employed by Greek writers, and thus facilitate the reading of texts.

3. To read and understand Greek texts of a standard suited to students who have completed at least 10 credit points at 1000 level,

4. To enhance one's command of English by appreciation of its relation to and differences from ancient Greek.
ContentContinuation of Greek grammar started at 1000 level, and associated readings.

Introduction to the critical study, in the target language, of edited texts suitable for students who have completed at least one semester of Greek at 1000 level.

Parallel study of relevant additional grammar.
Replacing Course(s)GREK2510 Intermediate Greek
TransitionStudents who have completed the following may not enrol: GREK2510 Intermediate Greek
Industrial Experience0
Assumed Knowledge10 units of Greek at 1000 level
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsSeminar
Assessment Items
Examination: ClassClass tests: set readings: a test of ability to translate seen passages 2x20%

Comprehension exercise 10%
Essays / Written AssignmentsGrammar exercises related to readings: exercises to test grammar points related to set texts 50%
Contact HoursSeminar: for 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term