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Study Greek at Otago

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Overview

Greek and Latin papers offer both linguistic training and the experience of reading the major works of Greek and Roman literature, drama, history and philosophy in the original languages. The languages are also an essential tool for postgraduate work in Classics.

Contact details

Email classics@otago.ac.nz
Website otago.ac.nz/classics

Qualifications

Greek is available as an optional minor subject for the degrees of Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Performing Arts (BPA), Bachelor of Theology (BTheol), Bachelor of Science (BSc), Bachelor of Applied Science (BAppSc), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), and Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc).

You cannot major in Greek for any qualification. However, Classics is available as a subject of study for the degrees of Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Arts with Honours (BA(Hons)), and Master of Arts (MA), and the Postgraduate Diploma in Arts Subjects (PGDipArts).

Papers

See the full list of Greek (GREK) papers.

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Minor Subject Requirements

Greek as a minor subject for a BA, MusB, BPA, BTheol, BSc, BAppSc, BCom, BHealSc or BASc degree

Available as a minor subject for a Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Music (MusB), Bachelor of Performing Arts (BPA), Bachelor of Theology (BTheol), Bachelor of Science (BSc), Bachelor of Applied Science (BAppSc), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), Bachelor of Health Science (BHealSc), or Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) degree

Level Papers Points
100-level

GREK 111  Introductory Greek 1

GREK 112  Introductory Greek 2

18

18

200-level

GREK 211  Intermediate Greek

GREK 212  Intermediate Greek Authors

18

18

300-level

One 300-level GREK paper

18
 

No paper forming part of a minor subject requirement in Greek may also count for a minor or major subject requirement in Classics

 
Total   90

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