New Testament Greek A


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




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


  • 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.


  • 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.