Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 4 hours of language classes per week |
Total Time Commitment: Total time commitment 96 hours
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||670-202; 670-356|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this course are articulated in the Course Description, Course Objectives and Generic Skills of this entry. |
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CoordinatorDr James Chong-Gossard
Kim On Chong-Gossard
This subject teaches students to read Ancient Greek. It covers word formation, grammatical concepts, sentence formation and translation, and the reading of simple texts. Students are introduced to Ancient Greek of various styles, media and periods. The aim is for students to acquire the elements of the grammar, syntax and vocabulary of Ancient Greek, and attain reading skills, sufficient to begin reading literary and non-literary texts.
|Assessment:||Short tests in lectures, equivalent to 750 words 10%. weekly grammar exercises equivalent to 1250 words 30%, a 1-hour assessment test, equivalent to 1000 words 30% (mid-semester). a 1-hour final examination, equivalent to 1000 words 30% (in the examination period). Hurdle requirements: students must complete the assessment test and final exam in order to be eligible for final assessment.|
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
Luschnig, An Introduction to Ancient Greek. aliterary approach (2nd edition) Hackett Publishing
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Diploma in Arts (Ancient Languages) |
Classical Studies and Archaeology |
Classical Studies and Archaeology
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