GREEK 4

GST2004

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students learn to talk and write in Greek about a wide range of aspects of modern Greek culture and society in an informed and coherent manner and to interpret short literary texts. Vocabulary and knowledge of grammar are systematically extended in the course of these readings and discussions.

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 ActivitiesTeam oral presentations, oral tests. Class discussions and debates, essay, written tests

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesGST2003

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsGST3BE4 OR GST2BE4 OR GST1BE4

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Oxford English-Greek learner's dictionary

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorStavropoulos, D. and Hornby, A.

Year1982

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PublisherOUP

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Communicate in Greek 2

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorArvanitakis,K. & Arvanitakis,F.

Year2010

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PublisherDELTOS

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Oxford Greek-English learner's dictionary

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorStavropoulos, D.

Year1988

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PublisherOUP

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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. Ability to collaborate with a partner or in a group to perform oral dialogues and oral tests.
02. Ability to evaluate diverse perspectives in a argument of relevant social and/or cultural nature.
03. Ability to interact with Greeks with a degree of fluency and spontaneity in accordance with socio-cultural differences. Understanding of the Greek world and what shapes it.
04. Ability to perform critical analysis and synthesis, and to develop and evaluate arguments. Ability to use a bilingual and monolingual dictionary correctly.
05. Ability to understand texts that consist of high-frequency language; ability to understand contemporary factual and literary texts and to write concisely and critically on contemporary factual and literary topics.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephie Nikoloudis

Class requirements

Lecture/WorkshopWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h lecture/workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.
These are Practical Language classes.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 800-word essay in Greek

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO2, SILO4

Regular assignments and class exercises (800-word equivalent)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO4, SILO5

Two oral-aural tests (800-word equivalent)

N/AOtherCombinedNo20 SILO1, SILO3

Two written tests (1,600-word equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO4, SILO5