Not currently offered
Course code



10 units


2000 level

Course handbook


Consists of parallel reading grammar classes, and introduces students to the reading and comprehension of major Greek classics. It facilitates entry to advanced level Greek courses which lead to a major (GREK3520, 3530, 3540, 3550).


Not currently offered.

Replacing course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): GREK2510. Students who have successfully completed GREK2510 are not eligible to enrol in GREK2502.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. To complete formal grammar points not covered at 1000 and 2000 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 two semesters of Greek.

4. To enhance one's command of English by appreciation of its relation to and differences from ancient Greek.


Completion of Greek grammar started at 1000 and 2000 level, and associated readings.

Introduction to the critical study, in the target language, of texts suitable for students who have completed two semesters of Greek.

Parallel study of relevant additional grammar.


This course replaces GREK2510. If you have successfully completed GREK2510 you cannot enrol in this course.

Assumed knowledge

10 units of Greek at 1000 level and 10 units at 2000 level

Assessment items

Written Assignment: Weekly written exercises

In Term Test: Written tests (x2)

Written Assignment: Source analysis exercise

Presentation: In class Group Presentation