Modern Greek: Language and Culture
If you have completed at least Level II, or the equivalent, of Modern Greek language study, this conversation course will help you to build upon that knowledge. Taught almost entirely in Greek and targeted to individual learners’ skill levels, this course focuses on conversational Greek, helping you to activate the knowledge you already have and strengthening your ability to communicate in Greek accurately and effectively. Through a variety of paired, small-group, and whole-class activities that rely on interaction and participation, you will increase your fluency in the Greek language and your knowledge of Greek culture—including exposure to music, film, modern poetry, and prose. In this dynamic and interactive course, gain the language skills to engage in conversations and discussions and to communicate with greater ease in Modern Greek. Note: Course content changes every semester, so this course may be taken more than once. Registering at least two weeks prior to the course start date is highly recommended.
You'll Walk Away with
- Improved vocabulary, pronunciation, and conversational skills in Greek
- Greater proficiency in the grammar and structure of the Greek language
- Learners who have completed at least Level II in Greek or have equivalent Greek language knowledge
- Individuals who wish to further develop conversational skills while learning about Greek culture