Content

This unit continues the introduction to biblical Greek begun in AL1011Y. 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: AL1012Y (Approved)

Points: 18.0

Unit level: Undergraduate Level 1

Unit discipline: Languages

Proposing College: Yarra Theological Union

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Learning outcomes

1.

Translate from the Greek New Testament selected passages

2.

Translate from the Greek New Testament selected passages

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

Pedagogy

Interactive study of the New Testament text itself forms the basis of the method; on-going assessment of morphology and translation skills.

Assessment

Type Description Word count Weight (%)
Essay

Final three hour written exam equivalent to 3000 words

0 60.0
Written Examination

Weekly written tests equivalent to 1000 words

0 40.0
Approvals

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

Unit record last updated: 2019-01-29 12:01:47 +1100