New Testament Greek A

AL1201C

Rev. Anthony Dean CM
Semester 1, 2020
Wednesday 10.00am — 1.00pm

This unit introduces the student to the basic morphology, syntax and vocabulary of New Testament Greek. Attention is paid to the fundamental word forms of a highly inflected language. Throughout the semester selected texts from the Gospels of Mark and John are presented, integrating the grammar learnt with biblical examples.

Census Date

Tuesday 17 March

Prerequisites

none

Mode

face-to-face 3-hour weekly classes in semester

Assessment

  • weekly written tests (10 x 200 words) 50%
  • one 2-hour examination (2,000 words) 50%

Set Text Recommended for Purchase

Duff, Jeremy. The Elements of New Testament Greek. 3rd ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Bibliography

  • Aland, Barbara, Kurt Aland, Johannes Karavidopoulos, Carlo M. Martini and Bruce M. Metzger, eds. The Greek New Testament: [with dictionary]. 5th rev. ed. Stuttgart: Deutsche Bibelgesellschaft, 2014.
  • Countryman, Louis W. Read it in Greek: An Introduction to New Testament Greek. Grand Rapids MN: W. B. Eerdmans, 1993.
  • Decker, Rodney J. Reading Koine Greek: An Introduction and Integrated Workbook. Grand Rapids, MN: Baker Academic, 2014.
  • Moule, Charles. An Idiom Book of New Testament Greek. 2nd ed. London: Cambridge University Press, 1971.
  • Whittaker, Molly. New Testament Greek Grammar: An Introduction. London: SCM , 1969.