- Code GREK2101
- 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 , European Languages
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 including Aristophanes and Demosthenes. 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 that they encounter. These are essential steps in learning Ancient Greek.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Recognize and translate most morphological forms and grammatical structures found in Ancient Greek texts.
- Read and translate at sight passages of Ancient Greek containing a broad range of grammatical structures and a limited range of vocabulary.
- Read and translate a greater range of passages in Ancient Greek with the aid of a dictionary and/or grammatical reference.
Indicative AssessmentWeekly exercises (25%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 3]
Weekly five-minute tests (10%) [Learning Outcome 1, 2]
Class participation (10%) [Learning Outcome 1, 2, 3]
45-minute mid-semester test (15%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2]
Final three-hour examination (40%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2]
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 36 hours of contact in language classes.
b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
Requisite and Incompatibility
JACT, Reading Greek, 2nd edn. 2 vols, CUP, 2007
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2046||20 Feb 2017||27 Feb 2017||31 Mar 2017||26 May 2017||In Person||N/A|