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ATS2748

Faculty of Arts

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This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2016 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

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Faculty

Arts

Organisational Unit

Centre for Ancient Cultures

Coordinator(s)

Dr Andrew Connor

Offered

Clayton

  • First semester 2016 (Day)

Synopsis

The unit is designed to bring students with no previous knowledge of Ancient Greek to a level at which they begin to read and enjoy Ancient Greek texts. Emphasis is placed on acquiring grammatical knowledge and building a good vocabulary that will gradually make them independent readers.

Outcomes

By the completion of this unit student will:

  • have acquired sufficient grammatical and syntactic knowledge in ancient Greek
  • have built good reading skills
  • have acquired sufficient vocabulary in ancient Greek to comprehend a number of texts in the Attic dialect.

Assessment

Within semester assessment: 40%
Exam: 60%

Workload requirements

Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 144 hours per semester typically comprising a mixture of scheduled learning activities and independent study. A unit requires on average three/four hours of scheduled activities per week. Scheduled activities may include a combination of teacher directed learning, peer directed learning and online engagement.

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