This unit builds on skills acquired in previous study of Greek. Students will be introduced to further grammatical material and vocabulary necessary to be able to read New Testament Greek, completing the lesson and drill exercises of the set text. Selected passages from the New Testament and Septuagint will be translated, progressively integrating learning and skills into the reading and analysis of the biblical text.

Unit Code: AL2204L

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 2

Unit Discipline: Languages

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Australian Lutheran College

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Learning Outcomes


Read Greek script from New Testament and Septuagint at a glance


Demonstrate intermediate mastery of biblical Greek vocabulary


Comprehend Greek grammar and syntax beyond a basic understanding


Provide an English translation of compound and some complex sentences from the Greek New Testament and Septuagint

Unit sequence

New Testament Greek A


The unit will employ lectures and in-class drills.


Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Written Examination

Written examination 1 hour (1000 words equivalent)

1000 25.0
Short Answer Tests

Short answer tests

3000 75.0

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2017

Unit Record last updated: 2019-10-31 16:24:38 +1100