33665 - Modern Greek (LM)

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  • Teacher Maria Luigia Di Stefano

  • Credits 12

  • SSD L-LIN/20

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Bologna

  • Degree Programme Second cycle degree programme (LM) in Italian Studies, European Literary Cultures, Linguistics (cod. 9220)

  • Course Timetable from Oct 18, 2021 to May 05, 2022

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course, the student knows and comprehends the grammatical, morphological and syntactical structures of modern Greek.

Course contents

Review of the Greek alphabet, articles, verb conjugations done during the year before.

In class, readings, simple present, nouns with different inflections (-ας/- α/η. etc)

Future progressive, present imperative, verbs in their different grammatical tenses, the verb "to be", "to have", irregular verbs, accentuation, simple past (Αόριστος), future tense (Στιγμιαίος Μέλλοντας), adjectives, perfect tenses, personal pronouns, Αρέσει / αρέσει να: to like, to must, reflective forms, passive forms, auxiliary verbs

Simulation of daily conversations (at the bar, at the police station, to the doctor, at the post office)

Writing exercises to learn the orthography.

Listening to songs and small conversations.

NON-ATTENDING STUDENTS SHALL CONTACT THE TEACHER VIA MAIL.

Readings/Bibliography

Ελληνικά για ξενόγλωσσους by Γ. Μπαμπινιώτη

Ελληνικά Α, Β - Μέθοδος εκμάθησης της ελληνικής ως ξένης γλώσσας by Ε. Παθιάκη, Γ. Σιμόπουλος, Γ. Τουρλής

Άκου να δεις - ακουστική, κατανόηση by Φ. Αρβανιτάκη and Λ. Παντελόγλου

Teaching methods

Direct lessons using whiteboard, listening through the use of Ipad and computers, simulations done by the students

Assessment methods

Assessment through excercises, tutoring

Teaching tools

Whiteboard, Ipad and computer

Office hours

See the website of Maria Luigia Di Stefano