Credit points: 15
In this subject students learn to identify the characteristics of phonology, morphology, syntax and lexicon which distinguish informal, colloquial and non-standard varieties of Modern Greek from the formal standard language. Differences between spoken and written forms, informal and formal style/registers, and regional/social dialects are studied and practised with specific reference to Modern Greek.
SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences
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.
Incompatible subjectsGST3AD5 OR GST2AD5 OR GST1AD5
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
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I glossa ton idiotismon ke ton ekfraseon
AuthorDemiri-Prodromidou, E. et al.
PublisherUNIVERSITY STUDIO PRESS THESSALONIKI
Oxford English-Greek learner's dictionary
AuthorStavropoulos, D. and Hornby, A.
Greek, a comprehensive grammar of the modern language
AuthorHolton, D., Mackridge, P. and Philippaki-Warburton, I.
Oxford Greek-English learner's dictionary
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
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WBL addtional requirementsN/A
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephie Nikoloudis
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.
One oral-aural test (1000-word equivalent)
One project (1100-word equivalent)
One written test (1,200-word equivalent)
Regular assignments (1,200-word equivalent)