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GRE1101 - Introductory Course in Greek

About

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 6 hours E

Course content

This course is an introduction to the Greek language (classical Athenian or dimotiki, i.e. Modern Greek), with a focus on basic grammar and vocabulary.

Learning outcome

A candidate who passes this course is expected to have the following learning outcome according to the course curriculum, defined as knowledge and skills:

Knowledge:
Students should acquire basic knowledge of Greek grammar and vocabulary and syntax
Basic knowledge of the Greek language's and literature's history


Skills:
Skills in reading and understanding simple texts
Skills in grammatical analysis of simple texts

Modern Greek: Basic understanding and oral skills

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and seminars. Among the activites are six smaller assignments, which have to be handed in, consisting in three simple translations from Norwegian (or English if preferred) to Greek and three simple tasks of filling in the missing words/sentences in Greek. Four of these assignments are compulsory. Final written exam, which lasts for six hours. In this exam the students are to translate curriculum texts and manage grammatical analyses of the texts.

Compulsory assignments

  • Assignment
  • Assignment
  • Assignment
  • Assignment

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Required previous knowledge

None

Course materials

Beginner's course book; ca. 10 pages of Greek text.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
HFGRE101 15.0
HFGRE110 15.0
More on the course

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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

No.of lecture hours: 4
Lab hours: 2

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Classical Civilization
  • Philosophy
  • Greek
  • Latin
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Institutt for historiske og klassiske studier

Phone:

Examination

Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 E
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100 E
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
Examination

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