Undergraduate Course: Intermediate New Testament Greek (Honours) (BIST10041)
|School||School of Divinity
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||This honours course aims to consolidate reading of New Testament Greek, to enrich experience of textual criticism and exegesis of the Greek New Testament, and to apply these skills into the wider activities of the study of biblical texts.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 44,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 1,
Summative Assessment Hours 2,
Revision Session Hours 1,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||In-course assessment (30%) + Essay of 2000 words (10%) + Degree exam (60%)
||Hours & Minutes
|Main Exam Diet S2 (April/May)||2:00|
| After successful completion of this course students should have:
1. A good reading ability in NT Greek.
2. An acquaintance with the major tools of Greek exegesis: grammars, lexica, concordances.
3. Experience in reading a selection of Greek NT writings.
4. An acquaintance with the textual apparatus of modern Greek NT editions.
5. An ability to use primary language texts in exegesis and/or research at Honours level.
6. Demonstrate an ability to identify key terms and their meanings.
7. Demonstrate good judgement about how to judge the relative importance of items on course bibliographies.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Dr Helen Bond
Tel: (0131 6)50 8923
|Course secretary||Ms Katrina Munro
Tel: (0131 6)50 8900
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