Language classes

Why take modern Greek?

Modern Greek:

  • the language of a diverse and vibrant culture 
  • spoken across multiple nations and diasporic/ethnic communities
  • 3000 years of history and dialectal diversification
  • a pathway to ancient Greek
  • at the center of global developments (emerging markets, energy sector, tourism, tech start-ups, NGO’s, population flows & migrations, performance arts & cinema)
  • supportive community ofUCLA faculty and students

For more information about the language classes, contact Dr. Simos Zenios (