- Code CLAS1001
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Classics
- Areas of interest Classics and Ancient History
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Greta Hawes
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2016
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An innovative introduction to the study of grammar for all those studying a language other than English. The course covers, week by week, a series of topics in what we know as traditional grammar. Students become familiar with examples from English; then they study the same phenomena in Ancient Greek and Latin.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of traditional grammar as it applies to English, Ancient Greek, and Latin.
- Translate short sentences into and from Ancient Greek and Latin, drawing on a small vocabulary and using a number of basic - and some more sophisticated - grammatical constructions.
This knowledge may be readily transferred to other languages.
Final examination (50%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2]
Tests (10%) [Learning Outcome 1]
Exercises done throughout the semester (40%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2]
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Three hours in class per week for 13 Weeks and 7 hours of additional study per week.
Traditional Grammar (an in-house textbook and workbook)
J. R. Hurford, Grammar: A Student's Guide, CUP, 1994
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2255||15 Feb 2016||26 Feb 2016||31 Mar 2016||27 May 2016||In Person||N/A|