Classical Greek 4 upper: module 1

Course Dates: 24/09/19 - 03/12/19
Time: 14:45 - 16:15
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Emma Park

Improve your fluency in reading Greek and gain a greater knowledge of the structures of Greek grammar. This course continues from 'Classical Greek 4 lower: module 3'.


What is the course about?

The course aims to improve your fluency in reading Greek, especially works of literature, and to help you gain a greater knowledge of the structures of Greek Grammar.

What will we cover?

We shall be using the textbook John Taylor (ed) Beyond GCSE and the JACT Greek Anthology. Reading will be combined with grammar instruction and exercises.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- demonstrate knowledge of grammar and advanced verb forms
- evince a good grasp of other grammatical forms
- translate longer passages of Greek.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

Upper intermediate level - you should have studied Classical Greek for 4 years or have an equivalent knowledge of the language. As this course is taught in English, you should be able to follow verbal and written instructions in English and also take part in class and group discussions on readings. Please look at the rest of the course outline carefully to decide if you may benefit from support with your English skills to help you take part fully in this class.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Whole class work. Translation, grammar instruction, grammatical exercises. Homework: about 2-3 hours per week.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Please bring textbooks: John Taylor Beyond GCSE and the JACT Greek Anthology.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Classical Greek 4 upper: Module 2.

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Reviews below are by students who have attended this course, regardless of the course teacher. Please be aware you may not be booking onto a course with the same teacher.

We all made great progress with a new tutor who is very encouraging to us all and who is very knowledgeable in the subject.

The course material (texts) have been very instructive and entertaining.
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Review by wad / (Posted on 29/11/2017)
A lively, friendly class, doing a mix of grammar and translation. Lots of discussion of things Greek, an excellent enthusiastic teacher. Highly recommended - come and join us!
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Review by epbeastie / (Posted on 28/11/2017)
Excellent, balanced course. We are gaining in confidence in the grammar and have all the excitement of reading Homer and other writers. Couldn't be improved!
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Review by Rydens1 / (Posted on 28/11/2017)
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Course Code: RG093

Tue, day, 24 Sep - 03 Dec '19

Duration: 11 sessions (over 11 weeks)

Full fee: £159.00
Senior fee: £127.00
Concession: £97.00

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