1 x 3-hour seminar weekly
Enrolment not permitted
1 of MGRE2101, MGRE2121, MGRE2121C, MGRE2123, MGRE2123C has been successfully completed
Assumed knowledge
This topic is for students who have attained a level equivalent to SACE Continuers OR have completed First year of Modern Greek in the Beginners stream. If you are uncertain as to whether you should enrol in this topic, please contact the topic coordinator.
Topic description
In this topic emphasis is placed on oral-aural comprehension, as well as on understanding and use of both spoken and written Modern Greek.
Educational aims
This topic aims to:

  • review and expand Modern Greek grammatical structures and vocabulary acquired previously

  • recognise, reproduce and describe grammatical, syntactic, lexical and phonetic patterns

  • produce various complex text types in Modern Greek

  • select, distinguish and understand various genres of text in Modern Greek, and particularly Modern Greek literature

  • enhance communicative competence through participation in activities involving group or pair interaction

  • expose students to independent and collaborative learning and to language learning skill development
Expected learning outcomes
On completing this topic students will be able to:

  • identify the main points of clear standard speech and communicate in speech and writing on a range of familiar topics using simple language

  • analyse and understand different text types and to produce complex written and spoken texts

  • develop both aural and oral skills through a variety of activities

  • recognise and use grammatical, syntactical, lexical and phonetic structures acquired throughout the semester