GREEK 7

GST4007

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students extend their knowledge of the structures and vocabulary of the Greek language by the use of graduated material including authentic texts and web sites, which also serve to introduce students to the major phases of modern Greek history and enhance their understanding of many of the foremost issues in Greek society today.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorStephie Nikoloudis

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesRegular language assignments including online quizzes. A medium length essay using the Harvard referencing system and a written test. Active participation in class discussions. Oral presentation on a give topic. Oral/aural tests.

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesGST3006

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsGST2AD3 OR GST1AD3 OR GST3AD3

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 Greek-English learner's dictionary

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorStavropoulos, D.

Year1982

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherOUP

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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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Greek, a comprehensive grammar of the modern language

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorHolton, D., Mackridge, P and Philippaki-Warburton, I.

Year2012

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherROUTLEDGE

ISBN9780415598019

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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. Write argumentative and evaluative texts on studied topics using correct language structures and vocabulary.
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.

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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.
These are Practical Language classes.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 15-minute oral test (600-word equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO2

One project (600-word equivalent)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO2

One written test (1,600-word equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2

Regular assignments (1,200-words equivalent) Students must complete four 300 word assignments per semester, submitted once every fortnight. A fifth optional topic is given in case some students have missed one or want to improve their mark.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2