Teaching workshop

A.Y. 2021/2022
Overall hours
Learning objectives
The teaching workshop aims to offer a broad image of contemporary Greece, not only on a linguistic level, but above all through an overview of "civilization": literary texts, articles, films, music.
Expected learning outcomes
Understanding contemporary Greek reality: diachronic traces (ancient / modern); stereotypes; neo-Greek Literature in Italian.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Lesson period
Second semester
Course syllabus
- Brief history of neogreek language: some examples
- The legacy of the past (challenges and problems)
- Greeks today
- Greece in the European cultural landscape: literature, theatre, cinema, comics, street art
Prerequisites for admission
Not required: previous attendance at the NeoGreek Language Teaching Workshop (1st semester). Better if the student already knows the Greek alphabet.
Teaching methods
Frontal lessons; presentation of topics and collective discussion; individual or group practical exercises.
Teaching Resources
Suggested bibliography, images and presentations: on Ariel site.
Assessment methods and Criteria
Final mark: Approved/Not approved. Evaluation will result from the students' attendance, their active participation in the discussions and a short paper about some issues.
- University credits: 3
Humanities workshops: 20 hours
Professor: Tentorio Gilda