Campus: Parkville
Mode: Online - Synchronous
Delivery Notes:

Delivery: Tuesday mornings in semester 1, 9.30 a.m.–12.30 p.m.: This unit will be delivered over 12 weeks in semester 1, meeting for a 3 hour mixed class of classroom and online participants in real time. A link for online students to join the class will be available a few days before week 1. Each week’s class will provide opportunity for engagement and interaction between classroom and online participants, as well as between both cohorts and the unit teacher.

Class Preparation: Participants will prepare each week for a tutorial / seminar with reading and preparation tasks.

Resources provided: Weekly reading and links to recommended extended reading options are provided on the ARK meta unit. Students will need to undertake independent research via the library to complete assessment tasks.

Attendance Expectations: Students are expected to attend all classes. If extenuating circumstances prevent you from being in class you are encouraged to contact the lecturer in advance.

Workload Expectations: Students studying in this unit are expected to set aside nine hours per week throughout the semester including the mid-semester break in order to complete the required readings, class participation activities, and assessment tasks.

Support: For help with study techniques and essay writing, contact Pilgrim's Academic Learning Advisor, Dr Kerrie Handasyde via ( or check out the resources on the Academic Skills ARK page. For help with enrolment matters, contact Pilgrim's registrar, Ms Erlinda Loverseed via ( or 03 9340 8892. For help with other matters related to your ongoing study contact Pilgrim's Academic Dean, Professor Katharine Massam via (

Contact hours 36
Total time commitment 150
Start date 27 Feb, 2023
Census date: 21 Mar, 2023
End date: 16 Jun, 2023
Academic staff: Rev Assoc Prof Sean Winter

No textbook is used for this unit. Students should consult a range of resources from the unit bibliography. Further reading and reading suggestions are provided on the ARK Metaunit page.

Unit code: BN3120P

Unit status: Approved (New unit)

Points: 18.0

Unit level: Undergraduate Level 3

Unit discipline: New Testament

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