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GREK211 Intermediate Greek

A consolidation of linguistic skills in Greek, and a study of selected Greek prose texts from the Classical period.

This paper builds on the foundation of GREK 111 and 112, and its principal aim is to consolidate your knowledge of Greek and develop your reading skills further. Your training in essential Greek accidence and syntax will be completed and additional vocabulary will be introduced, while you continue to apply that knowledge to the reading and translating of Greek texts. You may also increase your understanding of the influence of Greek on the English language, but the final objective is that you should come to think in Greek more and need to 'translate' less.

Paper title Intermediate Greek
Paper code GREK211
Subject Greek
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $851.85
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,585.00

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Prerequisite
GREK 112
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Eligibility
Suitable for undergraduates or graduates who wish to consolidate and extend their knowledge and expertise in Greek language
Contact
classics@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Lecturers: Dr Arlene Allan
Paper Structure
This paper covers grammar and reading skills and imparts background knowledge of Ancient Greek culture, history and literature.
Teaching Arrangements
Four lectures per week.
Textbooks
M. Balme & G. Lawall Athenaze (Oxford UP) vol. 2 (US edition)
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, scholarship,communication.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Increased fluency in reading Greek language and understanding of Greek culture and history.

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 09:00-09:50 9-15, 17-22
Tuesday 09:00-09:50 9-15, 18-22
Wednesday 09:00-09:50 9-15, 17-22
Thursday 09:00-09:50 9-15, 17-22

A consolidation of linguistic skills in Greek, and a study of selected Greek prose texts from the Classical period.

This paper builds on the foundation of GREK 111 and 112, and its principal aim is to consolidate your knowledge of Greek and develop your reading skills further. Your training in essential Greek accidence and syntax will be completed and additional vocabulary will be introduced, while you continue to apply that knowledge to the reading and translating of Greek texts. You may also increase your understanding of the influence of Greek on the English language, but the final objective is that you should come to think in Greek more and need to 'translate' less.

Paper title Intermediate Greek
Paper code GREK211
Subject Greek
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
GREK 112
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Eligibility
Suitable for undergraduates or graduates who wish to consolidate and extend their knowledge and expertise in Greek language
Contact
classics@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Lecturers: Dr Arlene Allan
Paper Structure
This paper covers grammar and reading skills and imparts background knowledge of Ancient Greek culture, history and literature.

Internal Assessment 40%
Teaching Arrangements
Four lectures per week.
Textbooks
M. Balme & G. Lawall Athenaze (Oxford UP) vol. 2 (US edition)
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Scholarship, Communication.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Increased fluency in reading Greek language and understanding of Greek culture and history.

^ Top of page

Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 09:00-09:50 9-13, 15-22
Tuesday 09:00-09:50 9-13, 15-22
Wednesday 09:00-09:50 9-13, 15-16, 18-22
Thursday 09:00-09:50 9-13, 15-22