THL443 New Testament Greek 2 (8)


This subject extends competence in New Testament Greek. Building on New Testament Greek 1, it develops an extended knowledge of vocabulary and Greek grammar, syntax and idioms. Translation of more difficult passages from the New Testament in Greek is integral to the subject.

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Session 2
InternalCanberra Campus
InternalUnited Theological College
DistanceCanberra Campus
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Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Theology

Enrolment restrictions

Graduate Diploma of Theology
Prerequisite(s)Incompatible subject(s)Related subject(s)
THL417THL204 THL204 Paired Subject

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to demonstrate enhanced facility with reading and comprehending the New Testament in Greek
  • be able to recognise most of the vocabulary of the Greek New Testament
  • be able to identify significant features of Greek grammar and syntax
  • be able to translate passages from the Greek New Testament into English
  • be able to conduct basic exegesis of passages from the Greek New Testament
  • be able to demonstrate an enhanced appreciation of the importance of New Testament Greek for biblical and theological study
  • be able to demonstrate self-guided learning


The subject will cover the following topics:
  • Vocabulary
  • Thematic verbs (continued)
  • Participles
  • Infinitives
  • Subjunctive mood
  • Imperative mood
  • Athematic verbs
  • Intermediate translation (from Greek to English)
  • Beginning exegesis of passages in Greek


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.