Content

This unit provides a basic introduction to Biblical Greek. It introduces students to the elementary grammar and vocabulary of Koine Greek and aims to develop the ability to translate portions of the Greek New Testament with suitable lexical aids.

Unit Code: BN8002S

Points: 24.0

Unit Level: Postgraduate Foundational

Unit Discipline: New Testament

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Stirling Theological College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Demonstrate an understanding of key grammatical aspects of Koine Greek.

2.

Demonstrate proficiency in the use of a range of Koine Greek vocabulary.

3.

Translate selected portions of the Greek New Testament.

4.

Apply a degree of understanding of Greek in reading and employing critical commentaries

5.

Critically evaluate sample translations of the New Testament Greek texts.

Pedagogy

Lectures, tutorials, in-class discussion and exercises.

Assessments

Name Description Weight (%)
Short Answer Tests

Vocabulary and Grammar Test (2000 words equivalent)

7.0
Short Answer Tests

Vocabulary and Grammar Test (2000 words equivalent)

8.0
Short Answer Tests

Vocabulary and Grammar Test (2000 words equivalent)

7.0
Short Answer Tests

Vocabulary and Grammar Test (2000 words equivalent)

8.0
Essay

Weekly exercises (2000 words equivalent)

5.0
Essay

Weekly exercises (2000 words equivalent)

5.0
Essay

Weekly exercises (2000 words equivalent)

5.0
Essay

Weekly exercises (2000 words equivalent)

5.0
Essay

Weekly exercises (2000 words equivalent)

5.0
Essay

Weekly exercises (2000 words equivalent)

5.0
Written Examination

Examination (2 hours) (2000 words equivalent)

40.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2015

Unit Record last updated: 2019-03-06 12:08:36 +1100