Content

This unit provides an introduction to Biblical Greek. A basic outline of the Grammar, both in etymology and syntax, sufficient for earlier stages of the study with graduated exercises will be introduced. Examples to be studied will be taken primarily from the Scriptures and from the Greek language used in Coptic liturgy.

Unit Code: AL8500A

Points: 24.0

Unit Level: Postgraduate Foundational

Unit Discipline: Languages

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: St Athanasius College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Describe the basic elements of Greek grammar

2.

Critically evaluate basic Greek texts used in this unit

3.

Identify the Greek texts in the Coptic liturgy

4.

Analyse the terminology used in Greek patristic texts

Pedagogy

Lectures and tutorials

Assessments

Name Description Weight (%)
Essay

Weekly written exercises and tests. Total of 5000 words

80.0
Essay

Grammar assignment – 1000 words

20.0
Approvals

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

Unit Record last updated: 2019-01-31 10:19:30 +1100