Content

This unit continues the introduction to biblical Greek began in AL8011Y. Further knowledge of the morphology and syntax of the language will be developed as the student translates more selected passages. Further issues of textual criticism will be explored.

Unit Code: AL8012Y

Points: 24.0

Unit Level: Postgraduate Foundational

Unit Discipline: Languages

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Yarra Theological Union

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Translate from the Greek New Testament selected passages, amounting to about four chapters

2.

Demonstrate familiarity with broadly representative vocabulary and style (up to 600 words)

3.

Demonstrate knowledge of Greek morphology and syntax

4.

Show basic grasp of text-critical principles and practice

5.

Utilise effectively commentaries and academic literature which work from the Greek text

6.

Apply Greek language skills to exegetical and hermeneutical tasks

Pedagogy

Lectures, tests, exercises.

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

Weekly written tests ( equivalent to 2,000 words)

30.0

2,000 word project

20.0

Final three hour written exam

50.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2016

Unit Record last updated: 2019-01-31 08:20:04 +1100