Sibiu, Romania

Ancient Greek Language Upper Intermediate Course

online course
when 27 July 2020 - 7 August 2020
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 150

The course is designed for those who master Greek verb conjugation in perfect and future tenses, as well as in subjunctive, personal and relative pronouns, relative and conditional clauses in Greek and have a consistent knowledge of Greek fundamental vocabulary. The course will consolidate existing notions of Greek grammar and will also introduce students to irregular verbs, especially irregular forms of the perfect and the aorist, the optative and imperative mood of the verb, the pluperfect tense, throughout 10 course days including 6 hours of daily training for a total of 60 classroom hours. Various clauses in Greek syntax and vocabulary will be further introduced by reading texts by Plato, Aesop, Lucian and Strabo.

Course leader

Our Ancient Greek course instructors include Mihail Mitrea, Mircea Gratian Dulus, Octavian Gordon, and Stefan Colceriu. All four hold PhDs in Classics, are presently attached to prominent institutions of higher education, and are fluent in English.

Target group

Humanities, Ancient Greek, Hellenic and Byzantine studies, Eastern Church history and classics scholars, theology faculty students and seminarians, and those interested in learning Ancient as an intellectual past-time will all find this course beneficial for creating a foundation of Latin to build on for future studies.

Course aim

By the end of the course students should be able to read Greek texts of relative difficulty.

Fee info

EUR 150: Payment for the course is due by no later than June 5th, 2020. Please contact ccesiofh@gmail.com for payment information. Course fee does not include bank wire transfer.

Scholarships

At present the Dan Slușanschi School for Classical and Oriental Languages does not offer scholarships. In most cases we can provide a letter of support for any scholarship or continuing education fund as needed.