1 x 3-hour seminar weekly
1 MGRE2201 - Intermediate Modern Greek Part 1
1a MGRE2121 - Upper Level Modern Greek A: Part 1
1b MGRE2121C - Upper Level Modern Greek A: Part 1
1c MGRE2123 - Upper Level Modern Greek B: Part 1
1d MGRE2123C - Upper Level Modern Greek B: Part 1
1e MGRE2101 - Modern Greek IIA: Language
Must Satisfy: ((1 or 1a or 1b or 1c or 1d or 1e))
Enrolment not permitted
1 of MGRE2102, MGRE2122, MGRE2122C, MGRE2124, MGRE2124C has been successfully completed
Topic description
In this topic emphasis is placed on extending further students' oral-aural comprehension, as well as their understanding and use of both spoken and written Modern Greek.
Educational aims
This topic aims to:

  • consolidate and expand students' knowledge of Modern Greek grammatical structures, syntax and vocabulary acquired at previous levels

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

  • develop further students' communicative competence through participation in activities involving group or pair interaction

  • develop both aural and oral skills through a variety of activities
Expected learning outcomes
On completion of this topic students will be able to:

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

  • communicate in speech and writing on a range of familiar topics using grammatical, syntactical, lexical and phonetic structures acquired throughout the semester

  • read and discuss authentic written and oral texts of moderate difficulty

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