Greek Language I

lglor1173  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

Greek Language I
Note from June 29, 2020
Although we do not yet know how long the social distancing related to the Covid-19 pandemic will last, and regardless of the changes that had to be made in the evaluation of the June 2020 session in relation to what is provided for in this learning unit description, new learnig unit evaluation methods may still be adopted by the teachers; details of these methods have been - or will be - communicated to the students by the teachers, as soon as possible.
5 credits
30.0 h + 15.0 h
Q2
Teacher(s)
Language
French
Prerequisites
LFIAL1770 or another course deemed equivalent by the lecturer.

The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Main themes
A study of the verbal morphology of Classical Greek.
This course, to be taken in parallel with LGLOR1172, deals with the following themes:
1. Greek verbal morphology and the use of tenses and moods;
2. The analysis and translation of a Greek prose text (cursory reading).
The exercises are devoted to syntax and prose composition.
Aims

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

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At the end of this course, the student will have mastered verbal morphology as well as the main uses of tenses and moods, and will thus be able to translate and analyse Greek prose texts at an elementary level.

 

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Content
A study of the verbal morphology of Classical Greek.
This course, to be taken in parallel with LGLOR1172, deals with the following themes:
1. Greek verbal morphology and the use of tenses and moods;
2. The analysis and translation of a Greek prose text (cursory reading).
At the end of this course, the student will have mastered verbal morphology as well as the main uses of tenses and moods, and will thus be able to translate and analyse Greek prose texts at an elementary level.
Teaching methods
Magistral and interactive lessons.
The students must study regularly matters explained during lessons.
Preparations are frequently required for the following lesson.
Evaluation methods
The final exam (written and oral) evaluates both theoretical knowledge and practical skills.
Teaching materials
  • Grammaire de référence : D. Planque, Grammaire grecque, 8e édition, Namur, 1977 (version pdf).
Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Bachelor in Ancient Languages and Literatures : Classics

Bachelor in Ancient Languages and Literatures: Oriental Studies

Bachelor in History of Art and Archaeology : Musicology

Minor in Antiquity: Egypt, Eastern World, Greece, Rome