Modern Greek Language and Composition
This is a course in beginning Modern Greek, involving speaking, reading and writing.
Modern Greek is unique among languages in that it is the only modern language directly descended from Ancient Greek. In this course, the student studies reading, writing, pronunciation and use of contemporary spoken idiom, all within the historical and cultural context of the language. By the end of the course, the student should have a grammatical and linguistic foundation in Greek as it is spoken today. In this course, there is also an emphasis and practice of oral language skills.