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CX106 - Greek Literary Texts

  • Module code: CX106
  • Module name: Greek Literary Texts
  • Department: Classics and Ancient History
  • Credit: 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

The purpose of the course is to build upon Greek Language and Literature and to allow students both to broaden and to deepen their understanding of Greek by further reading of significant works by authors and in genres for the most part not previously studied.

Principal learning outcomes

As well as developing the ability of students to translate from Greek, the module also includes discussion of salient aspects of literary and grammatical points.

Timetabled teaching activities

The class meets once a week for a two-hour class to discuss prepared translation, grammar and matters of context.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/classics/modules/

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
30 CATS (Module code: CX106-30)
B1 (Examination only) Examination - January 25%
Examination - Main Summer Exam Period (weeks 4-9) 75%
Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core
  • Undergraduate Classics (Ancient Greek) with Study in Europe (Q801) - Year 1
Optional Core
  • BA in Classics (Q800) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Classical Civilisation (Q820) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Classical Civilisation with Study in Europe (Q821) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Classical Civilisation with Philosophy (Q8V7) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Ancient History and Classical Archaeology (VV16) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Ancient History and Classical Archaeology with Study in Europe (VV18) - Year 1
Optional
  • Undergraduate Classical Civilisation (Q82P) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Classical Civilisation (Q82P) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Classical Civilisation (Q82P) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Classical Civilisation (Q82P) - Year 5