Modern Greek Language and Philosophy I & II 

Credit gained: 0.5 High School Credit (for each part)


Completion of MGL-H or equivalent, or corresponding EU- CEFR B2/C1 Independent to Proficient user

Course description

Separated into two parts, each consisting of 8 week sessions. Must be taken in sequence.


This is an online Greek course for learners who have completed at least two years of Greek. The four skills - reading, writing, listening, and speaking - are expanded to a more advanced level. Students review and refine important grammatical structures while learning new vocabulary to communicate in Greek on a variety of topics. Greek culture and Philosophy are introduced with every opportunity. This course requires analytical thinking and use of the Greek language. Themes such as philosophy family, Greek civilization, technology, leisure, sports, health, and everyday life are discussed. Learning activities and different assignments are completed based on these themes. Innovative technology tools such as flipgrid, voice threads, kahoot, youtube, and many other, are used to make the learning process creative and joyful for students.

Course Start/End Date:

  • Fall 2023: Starting week of October 2nd, 2023 to week of November 20th, 2023

  • Winter 2024: Starting week of Feb 12th , 2024 to week of April 1st, 2024

  • Spring 2024: Starting week of April 8th 2024 to week of June 3rd, 2024

Course Duration: 8 weeks

Fellow/Online Instructor: Firigou, Tonia

Cost: 300 Euros

Minimum Enrollment: 5 Students

If enrollment in a course fails to reach the minimum number of participants required for the class to run, the class will be cancelled and tuition will be reimbursed.