Modern Greek is now offered at Monash University through the School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics.
The units of this growing strand of study were introduced following a passionate student campaign and under the auspices of the Greek Ministry of Education. Students with no previous knowledge of Greek can opt for a sequence in Greek Beginners, while advanced learners are advised to enrol in post-VCE Greek.
Postgraduate Studies in Modern Greek are available for suitably qualified candidates.
- Marilyn Rouvelas writes in her book “A Guide to Greek Traditions and Customs in America” (p.355): For generations, seagoing Greeks told stories to their families of faraway places where their ships had docked. These stories invariably included meeting patriótes (fellow countrymen) in restaurants and at card tables in exotic places. Years ago these chance encounters seemed wondrous. ... Read more
- Interesting links ΥΠΕΠΘ : http://www.komvos.edu.gr/ Education Office – Consulate General of Greece : http://eduoff-melbourne.world.sch.gr Κέντρο Ελληνικής Γλώσσας / Centre for the Greek language: http://www.komvos.edu.gr http://www.greek-language.gr/greekLang/index.html http://elearning.greek-language.gr/index.php?lang=el_utf8 ΕΔΙΑΜΜΕ (Diaspora Education): http://elearn.edc.uoc.gr/paideia-omogenvn/index.php http://www.ediamme.edc.uoc.gr/diaspora2/index.php?greek Melbourne Hellenic Museum http://www.hellenic.org.au/ Read more