New Testament Greek B - 2016

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Unit summary

THEL506

  • Level of Study: Postgraduate
  • Study load: 0.125 EFTSL
  • Delivery method: Fully Online
  • Prerequisites: Yes
  • Duration: 13 weeks
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  • Availability for 2016: Sess 2
  • Assessment: Assessment - End of semester exam (40%) , Non-Invigilated Exam - Translation & Compos. forum (40%) - Learn more

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2016 Fees
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Domestic 1,890.00
International 2,140.00

This unit will further develop the knowledge and skills acquired in New Testament Greek A.

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

  1. work in a fully online, enhanced learning environment, to consolidate and synthesise knowledge of the morphology, syntax and vocabulary of New Testament Greek
  2. read selected passages from the Greek New Testament and translate them into idiomatic English, demonstrating understanding of the variety of translational approaches, including formal and dynamic equivalence
  3. use knowledge of Koine Greek to analyse, explore and articulate more complex exegetical arguments in New Testament studies.
  • Assessment — End of semester exam (40%)
  • Non-Invigilated Exam — Translation & Compos. forum (40%)
  • Quizzes — Weekly quizzes (20%)

Mandatory prerequisites

You must have successfully completed the following unit(s) before starting this unit:

If you have completed equivalent study at another university, please contact a Student Advisor for advice.

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

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.

NumberTopic
1More advanced study of the morphology and syntax of New Testament Greek
2Extended vocabulary of frequently used words and idioms in the New Testament
3A study of selected texts from the Gospel of John
4An introduction to the Greek New Testament's various text critical apparatuses

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.

Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a unit.

Click on the titles of the listed books below to find out more:

Required textbooks

  • The Elements NT Greek 3ed

    By:Duff/Wenham

    ISBN: 9780521755511

    Format:Print

    Supplier:Go to The Co-op Bookshop


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