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Modern Greek is spoken by at least 13 million people today in Greece, Cyprus and the Greek diaspora. It has the longest documented history of any Indo-European language, spanning 34 centuries of written records.




Taking Modern Greek with IWLP as part of your degree (for 20 credits)?

  • If you are in the first year of your course (Part 1 or PGT) - select through online module selection as you do for your other modules. If the selection window has closed go to module surgeries or support centres.
  • Returning students (Parts 2/3 and 4) - please discuss with a support centre how to change/add your module choices.
  • During the enrolment process you may be asked to complete a Placement test

Taking the language with IWLP but not as part of your degree (as non-credit)?

If you are unsure or have any further queries please contact the ISLI Admin Office on ; 0118 378 7318; or in person, Room 224 Edith Morley Building (formerly HumSS).


LA1PK1 - Modern Greek 1

Intended for students with no previous knowledge of Modern Greek, this beginner module enables students to acquire a basic understanding of the language and the ability to communicate at a survival level. It will also provide students with an insight into aspects of society and every-day life in Greece and Greek-speaking countries. Please note that students with GCSE or equivalent in the language cannot enrol on a Beginners' class.  Find out more

LA1PK2 - Modern Greek 2

This module aims to build on the basic knowledge of Modern Greek which students already possess having completed Stage 1. It will provide them with a more thorough understanding of the grammatical structures of Modern Greek, and allow them to communicate at a higher level. It also provides students with further and deeper insights into aspects of society and everyday life in Greece. Find out more


.Classes are 3 hours a week split into a 2 hour and a 1 hour session on different days. You need to attend all 3 hours every week.


No additional fees are required for IWLP modules if you are:

  • A current Undergraduate/Postgraduate Taught student taking IWLP modules as part of your
  • 120/180 credits for the year (with permission by your School in your module specifications).


               For other students:

  • Non-credit fees will be £330 for the year. This will be billed to your student account during November.


  • PGR students: If your School is going to fund your IWLP module please get the PGR agreement form signed by your School Director of Teaching & Learning. Those not being  funded will be charged £330 to their student account in November.
  • Staff: All staff are required to pay for their IWLP module. The fee is £330. If your School/Dept are willing to fund your module, please complete and return the IWLP_Staff_Agreement_Form


All forms can either be handed in to Edith Morley (formerly known as Humss) 224 or emailed to


We hope you will enjoy your IWLP module. If however there is a reason you need to withdraw, you will need to complete a iwlp withdrawal form . We cannot remove you from our records until we have received this form, even if you have told your home department/tutor. Refunds are given up to the end of Week 4 of the autumn term.


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