Modern Greek Language & Mythology 

Credit gained: 1 High School Credit

Prerequisites

None.

Course description

Explore Mythology with emphasis on most known Greek myths and learn the Greek Language through activities supported by educational tech tools. Contemporary Greek culture through thematic music areas is also another component that is met with every opportunity. This is an online Greek course for learners who have little knowledge of Greek. The introductory texts and material focus on mythology and are adapted from references or produced by the instructor. Additional material support different activities to enhance learning process creating a student friendly online environment. It provides acquaintance with the language, enough to allow students to communicate on an everyday basis. Reading, listening and writing are encouraged while students familiarize with multiple resources of language exposure and are taught to read in order to be able to recognize written Greek they might come into contact with, on an everyday basis. Students practice through different assignments, verbal and written language skills. Basic grammatical structures are taught through simple dialogues and phrases, but also review of grammar and verbs supports a more in-depth study of the language. Students are encouraged to create their own dialogues and to use their Greek outside the virtual class.

Course Start/End Date: October 19 - February 14

Course Duration: 15 weeks

Fellow/Online Instructor: Sidiropoulou, Marianna

Cost: 600 Euros

Minimum Enrollment: 3 Students in a Course

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.