Upon the successful completion of the course, students will be able to identify academic speech, differences between academic and social language and structural patterns of a scientific article, to write references and compose an annotated bibliography.
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course “Greek Language for foreign students, 3rd Semester” (level C1.2), students will be introduced to scientific articles adapted for non-academic readers as well as scientific and research articles.
Upon the successful completion of the course, students will be able to:
• recognize structural patterns of academic speech
• write references and compose bibliography
• recognize and use elements of morphology and syntax found in academic language such as learned participles, learned prepositions coming from Ancient Greek, formulaic phrases or expressions, formation of derivative and compound nouns with learned prepositions and learned word prefixes and suffixes from Ancient Greek, style differences of active and passive voice.
academic speech, scientific article, academic and social language, references and bibliography
Four language skills' evaluation (listening, reading, speaking, writing) according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: Learning, Teaching, Assessment 2001. Council of Europe, Cambridge University Press, http://www.coe.int/t/dg4/education/elp/elp-reg/Source/Key_reference/CEFR_EN.pdf. Due to the interactive character of teaching there is the possibility to evaluate students during class.