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DR1039: GREEK LANGUAGE (NEW TESTAMENT) 1 (2019-2020)

Last modified: 03 Jul 2019 09:49


Course Overview

The course will introduce students to the form of Greek found in the New Testament and help students to begin to read the New Testament in Greek. The programme will follow the textbook by J. Duff, Elements of New Testament Greek (Cambridge University Press, 2005). This is not to be confused with the textbook with the same title by John Wenham. 

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 1
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Samantha Newington

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)
  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

  • DR1023 Greek Language (New Testament) 1 (Studied)
  • DR1047 Greek Language (New Testament) 1 (Distance) (Studied)
  • KL1021 Greek Language (New Testament) 1 (Studied)

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course offers students the chance to acquire an introduction to first century Greek, the original language of the New Testament. It is aimed at complete beginners and does not assume any prior knowledge. The course covers basic Greek grammar and sentence structure and, by the end, students will be able to read aloud and translate simplified texts of first century Greek and to phrase simple sentences in Greek.


Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 1 Language Seminar during University weeks 7 - 17
  • 1 Seminar during University weeks 7 - 17

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Summative Assessments

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Learning Outcomes
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Resit Assessments

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