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MODERN GREEK

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.

 

MODULES AVAILABLE

 

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 iwlp@reading.ac.uk ; 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

CONTACT TIME

Classes are 4 hours a week. You must attend all 4 hours.

FEES

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 £325 for the year. This will be billed to your student account during November.

Exceptions:

  • 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 £325 to their student account in November.
  • Staff: All staff are required to pay for their IWLP module. The fee is £325. 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 iwlp@reading.ac.uk

WITHDRAWALS

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. Withdrawals will incur an administrative fee of £30.

NB: All withdrawals will incur an administrative fee of £30.

 

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  • Email:
    iwlp@reading.ac.uk
  • Tel:
    +44 (0)118 378 7318
  • Visit:
    Edith Morley  224 (08.30am -5.00pm weekdays)

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