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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: A 1-hour lecture and a 2-hour practical language class per week |
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|Prerequisites:||VCE Modern Greek or an approved equivalent.|
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CoordinatorMs Maria Herodotou
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In this subject Year 12 skills in Greek are consolidated and extended through exercises in understanding a variety of authentic spoken and written materials, and through practice at speaking and writing with due attention to grammatical accuracy and appropriate usage. The materials used also serve as an introduction to contemporary Greek society and culture. Students should be able to communicate in Modern Greek on a wide range of topics relating to Modern Greek culture and society with a reasonable degree of grammatical accuracy.
|Assessment:||Regular assignments and class exercises totalling 1500 words 30% (due throughout the semester), a 1000-word essay in Greek 15% (due in week 10), a 2-hour written test 40% (due at the end of semester) and a 15-minute oral/aural test 15% (due at the end of semester).|
|Prescribed Texts:||Ellinika yia prohorimenous (E Panagopoulou and A Hatzipanayiotidi), Trandafyllidis Foundation 1997 Oxford English-Greek Learner's Dictionary (D Stavropoulos and A Hornby), OUP 1982 Oxford Greek-English Learner's Dictionary (D Stavropoulos), OUP 1988|
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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Special enrolment arrangements apply. Students must contact the Faculty of Arts Office for application forms and further details. Previously available as LaTrobe- Greek Advanced 1A. Students who have completed Greek Advanced 1A are not eligible to enrol in this subject.
Bachelor of Arts |
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