GREEK 1

GST1001

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject complete beginners acquire practical skills in understanding and expressing basic information, such as personal details, needs, wishes, likes and dislikes in speech and writing. Relevant aspects of contemporary Greek society and culture are also introduced. The emphasis throughout is on practice at listening, reading, speaking and writing Greek in everyday situations, with various audio-visual aids being used.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorStephie Nikoloudis

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesRegular written language tasks, written tests. Team oral presentations. Write regular language assignments including online quizzes and written tests.

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsGST1BE1 OR GST1BEA OR GST3BE1 OR GST2BE1

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Communicate in Greek 1

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorArvanitakis,K. & Arvanitakis,F.

Year2010

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherDELTOS

ISBN 9607914392

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Oxford English-Greek learner's dictionary

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorStravopoulos, D. and Hornby, A.

Year1982

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherOUP

ISBNN/A

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Oxford Greek-English learner's dictionary

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorStravopoulos, D.

Year2008

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherOUP

ISBN 0194325687

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Apply acquired knowledge to new situations; ability to use a bilingual dictionary correctly and to apply grammatical rules in the interests of self-expression and meaningful interaction with others.
02. Collaborate with a partner or in a group to perform oral dialogues and written tasks.
03. Communicate and process information in day-to-day situations through spoken Greek.
04. Express a simple opinion and to express likes and dislikes.
05. Read short, simple texts and to find specific information in everyday material such as advertisements, menus and timetables.
06. Ability to write short texts relevant to their daily lives using different tenses, cases, singular and plural, adjective and noun agreement, etc.
07. Initial awareness of the Greek world and what shapes it.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephie Nikoloudis

Class requirements

Practical Week: 10 - 22
Two 2.00 h practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
"These are Practical Language classes."

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One oral-aural test (1,000-word equivalent)

N/AOtherCombinedNo25 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO7

Regular assignments and class exercises (1,400-word equivalent)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO6

Two written tests (1,600-word equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO5, SILO6