SPECIAL NOTE: Restricted to Tasmanian-based students
Key Semester Dates
Final WW Date*
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Intended for students who have no previous knowledge of the language. The unit is designed to provide a rapid survey of Ancient Greek accidence and syntax sufficient to enable students to read the passages of adapted Ancient Greek found in the first eight sections of Reading Greek. It includes some historical and cultural background. It is strongly recommended that only students who have successfully completed a course in Latin or another inflected language enrol in this course.
ASSESSMENT: Weekly language exercises (40%) 1 x 3-hr exam in June (60%)
TEACHING PATTERN: study schools plus study package
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
TEXTS Required Reading Greek: Grammar Vocabulary and Exercises (Cambridge UP) ISBN 0521219779
Reading Greek: Text (Cambridge UP) ISBN 0521219760
An Independent Study Guide to Reading Greek (Cambridge UP) ISBN 0521478634
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.