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Ancient Greek 1 (CLAS10004)

Undergraduate level 1Points: 12.5On Campus (Parkville)

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Overview

Year of offer2019
Subject levelUndergraduate Level 1
Subject codeCLAS10004
Campus
Parkville
Availability
Semester 1
Winter Term
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

This subject is designed for students with no previous knowledge of Ancient Greek language. It introduces students to the grammar of Ancient Greek through word formation, sentence formation, translation, and the reading of simple texts. The aim is for students to acquire the basic elements of the grammar, syntax and vocabulary of Ancient Greek, and attain reading skills, sufficient to begin reading literary and non-literary texts. Students who complete this subject may progress to Ancient Greek 2.

Intended learning outcomes

Students who successfully complete this subject will:

  • attain reading skills sufficient to begin reading simple Ancient Greek texts;
  • acquire an understanding of the elements of the grammar, syntax and vocabulary of Ancient Greek;
  • develop critical thinking skills and be able to think in theoretical terms;
  • become familiar with the communication conventions of another culture.

Last updated: 11 October 2019