Undergraduate Course: Greek 1D (GREE08006)
|School||School of History, Classics and Archaeology
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 8 (Year 1 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||This course offers more advanced students the opportunity to consolidate their knowledge of the morphology and syntax of Classical Greek, to improve their skills in reading original Greek texts, and to develop their understanding of the interpretation of Greek authors to a higher level than in Greek 1C.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
|| It is RECOMMENDED that students have passed
Greek 1C (GREE08005)
||Other requirements|| Students must have SCE Higher or A-level or equivalent in Classical Greek.
Students are required to pass Greek 1C (GREE08005). A student who has been registered for Greek 1D but does not pass Greek 1C in the 1st Semester must contact the course organiser for his/her approval before continuing with Greek.
Information for Visiting Students
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Available to all students (SV1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 44,
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 10,
Summative Assessment Hours 2,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Language work (20%);
one (2-hour) degree exam paper - 60%.
||Hours & Minutes
|Main Exam Diet S2 (April/May)||2:00|
|Resit Exam Diet (August)||2:00|
| By the end of the course students should be able to demonstrate in written examinations, in coursework, and in class discussion:-
- a good understanding of Greek grammar and syntax;
- solid skills in translating and understanding Greek literary texts;
- a more developed awareness of critical and interpretative issues raised by those texts.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||This course is divided into two halves of five weeks each, with a guided reading week between them to allow for consolidation and for preparation for the second half of the course.
|Keywords||Greek 1D / Intermediate Greek
|Course organiser||Dr Calum Maciver
Tel: (0131 6)50 3582
|Course secretary||Ms Elaine Hutchison
Tel: (0131 6)50 3582
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