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Ancient Greek 102
GREEK LANG II
CLASS CODE: GREEK 102 CREDITS:  3
DIVISION: LANGUAGE & LETTERS
DEPARTMENT: FOREIGN LANGUAGE & LITERATURE
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: Second semester Classical and New Testament Greek. Includes readings from the Greek New Testament and an introduction to scholarly resources for New Testament study.
TAUGHT:
CONTENT AND TOPICS: Ancient Greek language, with some introduction to Ancient Greek, and particularly Athenian, history, literature, and culture.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: Students completing the two-semester Ancient Greek sequence will have gained access to the vast literary, philosophical, historical, and religious library that is the backbone of western civilization. They will be able to study these texts in their original language and appreciate the rich concepts and nuances that are often lost in translation. In effect, students reading Ancient Greek are better able to understand and explore the minds of Ancient Greeks and early Christians.
REQUIREMENTS: Intensive preparation for each class period (usually 2-3 hours), including readings in Greek, grammar exercises, and memorization of vocabulary and inflections.
PREREQUISITES: Greek 101 or equivalent
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EFFECTIVE DATE: January 2002