Intermediate Greek 1 (GRKA2600)


This unit consolidates the knowledge of Greek acquired in GRKA1601, GRKA2621 or by advanced study of Greek at school. It involves both formal language study, including practice in unseen translation and prose composition, and the close reading of extended extracts from Greek prose and/or verse texts. Increasing attention will be paid to the literary qualities, style, generic and socio-historical background of the texts, as well as to their grammar and syntax.

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3x1hr lectures/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week


Weekly assignments equivalent to 2500wd in total (50%), 1x2hr exam (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


HSC Greek or GRKA1601 or GRKA2621



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