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Semester 1

Greek 1C (GREE08005)







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Visiting Students should request enrolment via the Visiting Student Office in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. It is not possible to take this course alongside Greek 1C.

Course Summary

The main objective of Greek 1C is to advance the student's knowledge of the Classical Greek language and to develop the ability to read independently in Classical Greek with linguistic and literary understanding.

Course Description

This course will focus on Greek grammar and syntax, unseen translation from Greek to English, and reading and interpretation of prescribed prose and verse texts. In lectures attention is paid to linguistic and literary aspects of the texts, to cultural and historical contexts, and to generic affiliations. In tutorials attention is paid to the honing of students' expertise in the reading and writing of Greek, and in literary and textual criticism.

Assessment Information

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

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