- Code GREK2118
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Greek
- Areas of interest Classics and Ancient History
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Greta Hawes
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2015
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Topics for study may include: Homeric epic, drama (Euripides and Sophocles), historiography (Herodotos, Thucydides, Xenophon, oratory (Lysias, Demosthenes), art, architecture, Athenian society, Plato and Aristotle, Hellenistic Alexandria, New Testament, the novel. In studying the chosen text or texts and its political, social, and literary context, students continue their study of Ancient Greek language.
Students will select an appropriate text in consultation with the convener.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will have:
- increased their ability to read Ancient Greek with pleasure and understanding: some texts at sight, any texts with the aid of dictionaries, grammars, translations, and textual notes.
- become acquainted with a particular author or set of authors, the world they lived in, and the literary genre in question.
- reviewed and extended their understanding of the grammatical constructions of Ancient Greek; and they will have extended their Ancient Greek vocabulary.
Major essay, 3,500 words (50%) (LO 1, 2, 3)
Final examination, three-hours (50%) (LO 1, 2, 3)
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One meeting of one hour and nine hours of associated study time each week.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Assumed knowledge of GREK2101 or HSC Ancient Greek or equivalent; no other skills required
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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2690||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|