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GREK464 A Topic in Greek Literature

This is a paper for advanced students in Ancient Greek. The paper focuses on two different Greek authors and is taught via the close reading and translation of selected texts. The paper develops advanced skills in translation and critical commentary.

Paper title A Topic in Greek Literature
Paper code GREK464
Subject Greek
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,076.55
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,267.52

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Prerequisite
18 300-level GREK points
Eligibility
Minimum of 18 300-level GREK points or HoD Approval
Contact
classics@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Lecturer: Dr Arlene Allan
Paper Structure
The paper covers three key themes:
  • Translation of and critical commentary on Greek texts
  • Ancient Greek vocabulary
  • Ancient Greek grammar
Textbooks
To be agreed with students enrolled in the paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, scholarship,communication.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • An understanding of fundamental Ancient Greek vocabulary and grammar
  • The ability to understand Greek texts and translate them accurately into English
  • An enhanced understanding of English as a language
  • Skills in information processing (e.g. analysing, understanding, interpreting and thinking critically)
  • Skills in self-management and independent work (e.g. in planning, organising and managing time as you prepare for class)
  • Experience of teamwork and co-operation in small-group environments (e.g. by participating in class and engaging with classmates)
  • Development of creative problem-solving skills

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Timetable

Second 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 28-34, 36-41
Wednesday 09:00-09:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 09:00-09:50 28-34, 36-41

This is a paper for advanced students in Ancient Greek. The paper focuses on two different Greek authors and is taught via the close reading and translation of selected texts. The paper develops advanced skills in translation and critical commentary.

Paper title A Topic in Greek Literature
Paper code GREK464
Subject Greek
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,098.05
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,352.87

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Prerequisite
18 300-level GREK points
Eligibility
Minimum of 18 300-level GREK points or HoD Approval
Contact
classics@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Lecturer: Dr Arlene Allan
Paper Structure
The paper covers three key themes:
  • Translation of and critical commentary on Greek texts
  • Ancient Greek vocabulary
  • Ancient Greek grammar
Internal Assessment 60%
Textbooks
To be agreed with students enrolled in the paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, scholarship,communication.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • An understanding of fundamental Ancient Greek vocabulary and grammar
  • The ability to understand Greek texts and translate them accurately into English
  • An enhanced understanding of English as a language
  • Skills in information processing (e.g. analysing, understanding, interpreting and thinking critically)
  • Skills in self-management and independent work (e.g. in planning, organising and managing time as you prepare for class)
  • Experience of teamwork and co-operation in small-group environments (e.g. by participating in class and engaging with classmates)
  • Development of creative problem-solving skills

^ Top of page

Timetable

Second 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 28-34, 36-41
Wednesday 09:00-09:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 09:00-09:50 28-34, 36-41