Year 8 Greek

LEVEL: Year 8

LENGTH: Full Year


The Greek language course at Year 8 is differentiated according to the student’s level of Greek – Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced.

Students will be introduced to the study of Greek through the development of:

  • Their ability to communicate in Greek
  • Knowledge and understanding of Greek culture and society in Greece, Cyprus and Australia.

Topics studied include: greetings, self and family, school life, hobbies and interests, the home and neighborhood, food and drink, shopping, weather and seasons.


Students’ performance will be determined according to the subject’s Achievement Standards as outlined in the Australian Curriculum Framework. Grades A to E will be used for reporting purposes.

Assessment contains aspects of intercultural literacy; listening; speaking and reading and writing with an emphasis placed on interactive communication skills.

Leads to:  Year 9 Greek