Content

This unit introduces students to the study of biblical Greek. It includes a brief history of the language, a detailed study of the morphology and syntax of selected New Testament passages, and an introduction to textual criticism.

Unit Code: AL1011Y

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 1

Unit Discipline: Languages

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Yarra Theological Union

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Translate from selected passages of the Greek New Testament, amounting to about six chapters

2.

Demonstrate familiarity with broadly representative vocabulary and style

3.

Demonstrate knowledge of Greek morphology and syntax

4.

Show basic grasp of text-critical principles and practice

5.

Utilise effectively commentaries and academic literature which work from the Greek text

Pedagogy

Lectures, tests, exercises

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

Weekly written tests equivalent to 1000 words

40.0

Final three hour written exam equivalent to 3000 words

60.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2016

Unit Record last updated: 2019-01-29 11:13:45 +1100