GREEK 5

GST3005

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students' skills in Greek are consolidated and extended through exercises in understanding a variety of authentic spoken and written materials and through practice at speaking and writing. Due attention is given to grammatical accuracy and appropriate usage. The materials used also serve as an introduction to Greek society and culture and aspects of modern Greek history.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorStephie Nikoloudis

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesOral test; in-class discussions. Regular language assignments, an essay and written tests.

Capstone subjectYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites GST2004 or VCE (language) or subject coordinator's approval

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsGST3BE5 OR GST2BE5 OR GST1BE5

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

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherOUP

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Communicate in Greek 3

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorArvanitakis, k. and Arvanitakis, F.

Year2010

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherDELTOS

ISBN9607914414

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Oxford Greek-English learner's dictionary

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorStavropoulos, D.

Year1988

Edition/VolumeN/A

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 apply acquired knowledge to a broad range of situations; ability to extrapolate information from different media sources and use it to formulate an argument. Ability to formulate an opinion on a wide range of topics, including abstract ideas.
02. Ability to express themselves fluently and spontaneously; ability to formulate ideas and opinions with precision and relate these to the contribution of other people.
03. Ability to interact with Greeks with a degree of fluency and spontaneity in accordance with socio-cultural differences. Participation in an intercultural dialogue with the Greek world.
04. Ability to understand longer, more complex, factual and literary texts and films to appreciate distinctions of style.
05. Ability to work as part of a team in class discussions and debates.
06. Write argumentative and evaluate texts on studied topics and films using correct language structures.

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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 h lecture/workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One oral-aural test (600-word equivalent)

N/AOtherCombinedNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One project (800-word equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO4, SILO6

One written test (1,600-word equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO6

Regular written assignments (1,000-words equivalent)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO4, SILO6