Faculty of Arts

Monash University

Undergraduate - Unit

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6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Arts
Organisational UnitArchaeology and Ancient History
OfferedClayton Second semester 2015 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Eva Anagnostou-Laoutides


The unit is designed to incease students' knowledge in Ancient Greek gained in ATS2748. The students make significant progress in their understanding of ancient Greek grammar and syntax and acquire an extensive vocabulary in the language. Emphasis is also placed on ancient Greek dialects and the students are introduced to Homeric and Doric Greek.


By the completion of this unit students will be:

  • able to understand a wide variety of texts in ancient Greek
  • have solid knowledge of grammar and syntax
  • be aware of a number of literary genres in ancient Greek and their conventions


Within semester assessment: 40%
Exam: 60%

Workload requirements

Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 144 hours per semester typically comprising a mixture of scheduled learning activities and independent study. A unit requires on average three/four hours of scheduled activities per week. Scheduled activities may include a combination of teacher directed learning, peer directed learning and online engagement.

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Chief examiner(s)

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study


ATS2748 or VCE Ancient Greek