• Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Classification Advanced
  • Course subject Greek
  • Areas of interest Classics and Ancient History , European Languages
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Greta Hawes
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2015
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This course continues the study of Ancient Greek grammar and vocabulary. As students progress through the readings prescribed for the semester they meet a variety of Greek authors. As they read and discuss the texts they will reinforce and extend their working vocabulary. There will be practice of the more advanced grammatical principles. These are essential steps in learning Ancient Greek.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Read at sight some limited passages of Ancient Greek.
  2. Read a great range of Greek texts with the aid of a dictionary.

Indicative Assessment

Weekly exercises (30%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2]

Weekly tests (10%) [Learning Outcome 1]

Mid-semester test (15%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2]

Final three-hour examination (45%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2]

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Workload

Three one-hour meetings and seven hours of associated study time per week.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed GREK6112. You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed GREK2101. Alternatively you may gain permission of the Course Convener to enrol in this course.

Prescribed Texts

JACT Reading Greek,2nd edn. (2 vols), Cambridge University Press, 2007

Preliminary Reading

No preliminary reading

Assumed Knowledge

Assumed knowledge of GREK1102/6112; no other skills required

Specialisations

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $2604
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $4146
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
1272 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person N/A

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