GREEK 8

GST4008

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students continue to advance their knowledge of the structures and vocabulary of the Greek language as well as their understanding of Greek society today.

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJames Walker

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites GST4007 or coordinator's approval.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects GST2ADB, GST1AD4, GST2AD4, GST3AD4

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions This is a core for the Greek Studies Major in the ABA for entry point 2 students.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsGreek, a comprehensive grammar of the modern languagePrescribedHolton, D., Macridge, P and Philippaki-Warburton, I.,ROUTLEDGE, 1997

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Write argumentative and evaluative texts on studied topics using correct language structures and vocabulary.

Activities:
Regular language assignments including online quizzes. A medium length essay using the Harvard referencing system and a written test.
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Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

02. Ability to express themselves fluently and spontaneously; to formulate ideas and opinions with precision and relate these to the contribution of other students; to present a viewpoint on a topical issue; to narrate the plot of a book or film and analyse its content orally.

Activities:
Active participation in class discussions. Oral presentation on a give topic. Oral/aural tests.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills

03. Formulate an opinion on a wide range of topis , including abstract ideas and discuss critically long texts and other sources.

Activities:
Language assignments, class participation, tests, essay.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Literacies and Communication Skills
Literacies and Communication Skills
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJames Walker

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one oral test (600-word equivalent)15 01, 03
one project (600-word equivalent)15 01, 02
one written test (1,600-word equivalent)40 01, 03
regular assignments (1,200-words equivalent)30 02, 03