New Testament Greek A - 2018

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Unit summary


  • Level of Study: Postgraduate
  • Study load: 0.125 EFTSL
  • Delivery method: Fully Online
  • Prerequisites: No
  • Duration: 13 weeks
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  • Availability for 2018: Sess 1
  • Assessment: Assessment - End of semester exam (40%) , Non-Invigilated Exam - Translation & Compos. forum (40%) - Learn more

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2018 Fees
Domestic 1,990.00
International 2,240.00

This unit introduces students to the alphabet, basic morphology, syntax and vocabulary of New Testament Greek.

At the completion of this unit students will be able to:

  1. work in a fully online, enhanced learning environment to demonstrate specialised knowledge of the morphology, syntax and vocabulary of New Testament Greek
  2. read selected passages from the Greek New Testament and translate them into basic English
  3. interact critically with commentaries on the Greek text of the New Testament and display independent thought on grammatical arguments, identifying various solutions to grammatical ambiguities.
  • Assessment — End of semester exam (40%)
  • Non-Invigilated Exam — Translation & Compos. forum (40%)
  • Quizzes — Weekly quizzes (20%)

There are no prerequisites for this unit.

  • Audio/Visual equipment — Students may be required to purchase headsets

In order to enrol in this unit, you must be accepted into one of the following courses:

Please visit the course details page and read the Requirements tab for more information about eligibility.

This unit addresses the following topics.

1The basic morphology and syntax of New Testament Greek
2An introduction to the most frequently used words and idioms in the New Testament
3A study of selected texts from the New Testament
4An introduction to various lexical tools for New Testament exegesis

This unit is delivered using the following methods and materials:

Instructional Methods

  • Audio/Video conferencing
  • Discussion Forum/Discussion Board
  • Embedded Multimedia
  • Glossary
  • Online Quizzes/Tests
  • Online assignment submission
  • Standard Media
  • Web links

This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:

This unit may be eligible for credit towards other courses:

  1. Many undergraduate courses on offer through OUA include 'open elective' where any OUA unit can be credited to the course. You need to check the Award Requirements on the course page for the number of allowed open electives and any level limitations.
  2. In other cases, the content of this unit might be relevant to a course on offer through OUA or elsewhere. In order to receive credit for this unit in the course you will need to supply the provider institution with a copy of the Unit Profile in the approved format, which you can download here. Note that the Unit Profile is set at the start of the year, and if textbooks change this may not match the Co-Op textbook list.

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