Independent Learning: Greek

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Academic Administrative Team at DCS: Sarah Korpi, David Werther: il@dcs.wisc.edu

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Online Writing Lab: owl.wisconsin.edu

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Greek Courses

Our distance learning programs in Greek offer you the flexibility and convenience of learning a language at “your pace, your place” from experienced, highly qualified, and caring instructors.

Whether you are looking for first or second semester Greek, our distance education courses can fulfill your needs. Classes are available by correspondence.


Greek and Latin Origins of Medical Terms (Online, 3 Credits)

Develop skills for understanding the specialized vocabulary used by healthcare professionals.

Provides a methodology for analyzing and understanding medical terms. Skill-building exercises in each unit provide practice: breaking down a term into its parts (prefixes, stems and suffixes), supplying the meaning of each part, defining the term, and explaining its etymology.  Course units cover vocabulary in a range of areas, including: bones, breathing, muscles, nerves, sex, sight, sound, and the vascular and alimentary systems.


Greek Facilitator

Matt Hogan


Choose the right course: With a language, it is sometimes a challenge to determine which course is right for you. Please contact Sarah Korpi or David Werther for help in selecting your course. In some cases, we will ask you for a writing sample for correct placement.