Content

This unit introduces the student to the basic morphology, syntax, basic grammar and vocabulary of Coptic language (Bohairic dialect). Throughout the semester we will study selected Coptic texts from Coptic liturgical books and the Bible.

Unit Code: AL8200A

Points: 24.0

Unit Level: Postgraduate Foundational

Unit Discipline: Languages

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: St Athanasius College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Recognize and memorize foundational Coptic Boharic vocabulary

2.

Explore relevant grammatical and lexical reference tools

3.

Demonstrate a basic understanding of the morphology and syntax of the Coptic language

4.

Read simple Coptic Boharic texts

5.

Form basic sentences in Coptic Boharic

Pedagogy

Lectures, classroom discussion, guided reading from set texts, additional reading resources and notes

Assessments

Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Essay

Written Assessment Task – Exercises 3000 words

3000 50.0
Written Examination

Invigilated Exam 1.5 hours

0 25.0
Written Examination

Invigilated Exam 1.5 hours

0 25.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 30 Sep, 2019

Unit Record last updated: 2019-10-22 14:18:37 +1100