Content

This unit provides a basic introduction to New Testament Greek, providing knowledge of the vocabulary, grammar and syntax to commence translation and interpretation of selected New Testament passages from the original Greek text.

Unit Code: AL8002W

Points: 24.0

Unit Level: Postgraduate Foundational

Unit Discipline: Languages

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Whitley College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Demonstrate key grammatical concepts necessary for working in another language

2.

Identify foundational elements of Greek grammar and syntax

3.

Show familiarity with a basic working Greek vocabulary

4.

Translate small, selected portions of the Greek New Testament

5.

Apply a basic understanding of Greek to the reading of critical commentaries for sermon and teaching preparation.

6.

Translate simple English sentences into Greek

Pedagogy

Face-to-face classes and weekly tutorial support via email

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

Weekly take home exercise sheets (=2400 words)

40.0

Weekly in-class tests (= 1600 words)

30.0

1 x two-hour examination

30.0
Approvals

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

Unit Record last updated: 2019-01-30 14:53:08 +1100