This intensive course is designed for graduate students preparing to take the Greek proficiency exam for masters and PhD programs, and for any other college student, adult or motivated high school student desiring to read in the language. It provides a thorough presentation of classical (Attic) grammar and introduces the student to standard Greek prose, with an emphasis on reading and translation. No previous knowledge of the language is required. The objective of the course, approximating a full year of university instruction, is to bring the student to an intermediate reading level, preparing him or her to enter a second-year college Greek course.
For all Graduate Students in the Arts & Sciences, any motivated college or high school student or other adult desiring to read the language.
Online course in “real time.” Students log on at specific times and interact directly with the Instructor and other classmates by listening & speaking, translating and posing questions.
- Take from any location or from home.
- Equivalent to one year of college Attic Greek.
- Intensive Course. No previous language knowledge required.
- Time commitment: 30 hrs/week.
- Meetings: Mondays & Thursdays, 6:15 pm –9:15 pm EST
- 48 hours of instruction approximate 4 semester hours.
Background of Instructor: Dr. Kristina Chew received her BA in Classics from Princeton University (1990) and her Ph.D. from Yale University in 1995. She was an Assistant Professor of Classics at the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN (2001-2005) and Associate Professor of Classics at Saint Peter’s University, Jersey City, NJ (2005-2014). Her student evaluations attest to her popularity and dedication to her students.
Course Fee: $1050
Application Deadline: May 1, 2020
For information and inquiries, contact Dr. Chew:
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 908-295-8257
Or contact the Erasmus Academy Office:
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