Content

This unit builds on AL 8002W, a basic introduction to biblical Greek, and introduces more advanced level grammar and vocabulary using a translation-based method (selections from Mark, Romans and Revelation). Students are introduced to principles of textual criticism.

Unit Code: AL8012W

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 a detailed and comprehensive understanding of Greek grammar and syntax.

2.

Show evidence of competence in translation

3.

Apply an advanced vocabulary and style to translation and exegetical work.

4.

Identify textual critical issues and demonstrate skills necessary for redactional work with a Greek synopsis

5.

Apply translation skills to the exegetical task and the preparation of sermons and Bible studies.

6.

Describe differences in vocabulary and style between selected New Testament texts

Unit sequence:

AL8002W New Testament Greek A

Pedagogy

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

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

Weekly take home exercise sheets (= 2400 words)

40.0

Regular 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: 2019-01-31 08:10:46 +1100