GREEK 3

GST2003

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students learn to discuss issues relating to contemporary Greek and Australian society in Greek, extending their vocabulary and knowledge of grammar. Oral and literacy skills are developed through use of news media reports, magazine articles and film.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorStephie Nikoloudis

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesClass participation and oral/aural tests. Regular written language assignments; written test.

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesGST1002

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsGST3BE3 OR GST1BE3 OR GST2BE3

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Learning resources

Oxford English-Greek learner's dictionary

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorStavropoulos, D. and Hornby, A.

Year1982

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherOUP

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Communicate in Greek 2

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorArvanitakis,K. & Arvanitakis,F.

Year2010

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherDELTOS

ISBN9607914406

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Oxford Greek-English learner's dictionary

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorStavropoulos, D.

Year1988

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherOUP

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

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. Collaborate with a partner or in a group to perform oral dialogues and written tests.
02. Evaluate diverse perspectives in a argument of relevant social and/or cultural nature.
03. Interact with Greeks with a degree of fluency and spontaneity in accordance with socio-cultural differences.
04. Ability to interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity with native speakers of Greek; ability to present clear, detailed descriptions on a wide range of subjects; ability to present a viewpoint on a topical issue.
05. Ability to perform critical analysis and synthesis, and to develop and evaluate arguments. Ability to use a bilingual and monolingual dictionary correctly.
06. Ability to understand texts that consist of high-frequency language; ability to understand contemporary factual and literary texts.
07. Ability to write medium texts relevant to their daily lives using different tenses, cases, singular and plural, adjective and noun agreement, etc., as well as the ability to write concisely and critically on literary and abstract topics.
08. Understanding 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

Lecture/WorkshopWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 hours lecture/workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Regular assignments and class exercises (1,200-word equivalent)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO2, SILO5, SILO6, SILO7, SILO8

Two oral-aural tests (1,200-word equivalent)

N/AOtherCombinedNo30 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO8

Two written tests (1,600-word equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO5, SILO6, SILO7, SILO8