Study-Unit Description

Study-Unit Description


TITLE Modern Greek

LEVEL 00 - Mod Pre-Tert, Foundation, Proficiency & DegreePlus

ECTS CREDITS Not Applicable

DEPARTMENT Degree Plus Programme

DESCRIPTION Learning Objectives:

• To familiarize oneself with the Greek alphabet, phonetics and accentuation system;
• To develop one's reading skills through simple phrases;
• To acquire knowledge of basic grammatical rules applied to Modern Greek;
• To acquire confidence and articulate simple phrases of vital importance used in everyday language;
• To acquire knowledge, through the use of appropriate sources, of Greece from a cultural point of view.


In keeping with the spirit of Degree Plus, there is no formal assessment associated with the unit. A certificate of attendance and of satisfactory completion of the unit will be provided at the end of the semester.

Unit Material:

Appropriate unit material will be provided by the tutor during the sessions.

ADDITIONAL NOTES This unit may not be offered if there are an insufficient number of applicants.


Assessment Component/s Resit Availability Weighting
Attendance No 100%

LECTURER/S Joseph Noel Grima (Co-ord.)

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The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
It should be noted that all the information in the description above applies to study-units available during the academic year 2020/1. It may be subject to change in subsequent years.