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Greek for Improvers - Stage B

Duration 24 weekly meetings
Tutor Dr Christina Hatzimichael Whitley
Course code GRE21A4544A
Fee £396
Concessionary fee £317 (find out about eligibility and funding options)
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This course is aimed at students who have attended Greek for Beginners II or had some formal or informal Greek lessons in the past.

We will be covering the second half of the book "Communicate in Greek for Beginners 1" by K. 7 F. Arvanitakis, Deltos publishing. Students will be introduced to more complex sentence constructions and more advanced grammar. There will be particular emphasis put on listening and oral skills.

This course is for students who have attended Greek courses for one year or who have some basic knowledge of Greek. Students will further improve their communication skills in oral, aural and written form.

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Learning and teaching

The emphasis of the course is on participation and students are encouraged to actively participate in class through various non-threatening forms of activities designed to stimulate communication.

Coursework and assessment

To award credits we need to have evidence of the knowledge and skills you have gained or improved. Some of this has to be in a form that can be shown to external examiners so that we can be absolutely sure that standards are met across all courses and subjects.

You will not have formal examinations but you may have reading and listening class tests. You may be asked to write short texts as homework. Our assessments are flexible to suit the course and the student. The most important element of assessment is that it should enhance your learning.

Our methods are designed to increase your confidence and we try very hard to devise ways of assessing you that are enjoyable and suitable for adults with busy lives.

Library and computing facilities

As a student on this course you are entitled to join and use the University’s library and computing facilities. Find out more about using these facilities.


Our aim is access for all. We aim to provide a confidential advice and support service for any student with a long term medical condition, disability or specific learning difficulty. We are able to offer one-to-one advice about disability, pre-enrolment visits, liaison with tutors and co-ordinating lecturers, material in alternative formats, arrangements for accessible courses, assessment arrangements, loan equipment and dyslexia screening.