Stage 2

Modern Greek Continuers

Assumed Knowledge

Modern Greek at Continuers Level is designed for students who have studied the language for 300-400 hours by the time they have completed Stage 1, or who have an equivalent level of knowledge.​

Prerequisites

Stage 1 Modern Greek Continuers 1 and 2 with a ‘C’ grade or better.​

Focus Capabilities

Communication, Citizenship.

Related Subject
Subject Description

In Stage 2 Modern Greek at Continuers Level, students continue to develop their skills to communicate meaningfully. Students further develop an understanding of how Modern Greek is used appropriately by using the skills of listening, speaking, viewing, reading and writing for a range of purposes in a variety of contexts.

 

In Modern Greek Continuers, students have opportunities to:

  • interact with others to exchange information, ideas, opinions and experiences

  • create texts in Modern Greek to express information, feelings, ideas and opinions

  • analyse texts to interpret meaning

  • examine relationships between language, culture and identity, and reflect on the ways in which culture influences communication.

 

At Stage 2 students explore a range of topics through three themes:  the Individual, the Modern Greek-speaking Communities and the Changing World. Topics covered include: Migration, Employment, Youth,  Environment, Relationships, History and Literature.
Students undertake an in-depth study demonstrating research and personal reflection on an aspect or aspects of a topic associated with ‘The Modern Greek-speaking Communities’ or ‘The Changing World’ themes. 
 
Bonus points are awarded for language study at Stage 2 as part of the SA Language, Literacy and Mathematics Bonus Scheme for entry into Flinders University, The University of Adelaide and the University of South Australia.

Course Fees

Nil.

Additional Costs

Students may participate in two excursions at an approximate cost of $30.00 per excursion.

Assessment Type 1:

Folio: ​Three Assessments (Interaction, Text Production, Text Analysis).

Assessment Type 2:

In-depth Study: An oral presentation, a written response, a reflective response in English​.

Assessment Type 3:

External Assessment: An oral examination and a 2 hour written examination​.

Assessment Type 4:

N/A

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