GRE102: Classical Greek II (Introductory)


GRE102: Classical Greek II (Introductory)

Key details

Accredited towardsDiploma of Classical Languages
Unit typeCore unit
Credit points6
Indicative contact hours3 hours per week
PrerequisitesSee below
Offered inSemester 2
Tuition feeLearn more



This unit builds on the knowledge and skills acquired in GRE101. Students continue the study of Greek grammar and syntax. If they have not already done so, students begin exercises in reading comprehension using both confected texts as well as passages from Greek literature.


Learning outcomes

On completion of the unit students will have:

  1. An understanding of the concepts of Greek grammar covered in this unit.
  2. Knowledge of a wider Greek vocabulary and grammar, including syntax.
  3. The ability to understand, and explain, longer passages of Greek.
  4. The ability to translate more complex texts from Greek to English and vice versa.
  5. The ability to participate effectively and confidently in group work and practical exercises in tutorials.



Students may enrol in GRE102 if they have completed GRE101. Otherwise they may only enrol if they have a sufficiently advanced, and demonstrable, knowledge of ancient Greek sufficient for this unit



Interested in other Greek units?

GRE101: Classical Greek I
GRE102: Classical Greek II
GRE201: Classical Greek III
GRE202: Classical Greek IV
GRE301: The Main Themes of Greek Literature
GRE302: The Genres of Greek Literature



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