The Language of the Greek Bible (GRKA3601)


This is a unit designed for those who have already completed at least two semesters of Greek, whether Ancient or New Testament. We will focus on extending grammatical knowledge and syntax, in addition to reading selections from a number of important biblical texts. Interpretation as well as translation will play a major part in the unit.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


3x1hr seminars/week


1x2000wd Essay (50%) and 1x2hr exam (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


GRKA2600 or (MGRK2675 and MGRK2676)

Additional Information

Students wishing to do a Greek (Ancient) major or honours are advised to take this unit concurrently with GRKA2601.

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.