GREEK 8

GST4008

2016

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-ordinatorMaria Herodotou

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.

Learning resources

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.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Life-Long Learning (Life-Long Learning)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Writing (Writing)
Ethical & Cultural Awareness (Ethical & Cultural Awareness)

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:
Life-Long Learning (Life-Long Learning)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Speaking (Speaking)
Ethical & Cultural Awareness (Ethical & Cultural Awareness)
Teamwork (Teamwork)

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2016, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaria Herodotou

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Practical Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.
"These are Practical Language classes."

Assessments

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