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Semester 1

Greek 1A (GREE08003)







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Visiting Students should seek approval from the Visiting Student Office for entry to this course. Students who have prior knowledge of the language should go into the advanced beginners' courses (1C and 1D). The Course Organiser will be responsible for assessing the students' language competence at the start of the course to ensure they are in the right course.

Course Summary

This course introduces absolute beginners to the morphology and syntax of classical Greek.

Course Description

Ancient Greek is the language in which many of the basic concepts underlying Western society to this day found expression for the first time, and Greek culture and thought are at the root of many strands of modern thinking in Europe and beyond. This course will introduce absolute beginners to classical Greek in both lectures and tutorials.

Assessment Information

Written Exam 60%, Coursework 40%, Practical Exam 0%

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