lreli1180a  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
3 credits
30.0 h
Van Oyen Geert;
Main themes
- In order to achieve the objectives defined above, the instructor will combine grammatical and lexicographical explanations about NT Greek and practical exercises illustrating and developing the theoretical explanations.
The student will be given biblical texts from the Gospels at as early a stage as possible.
Alphabet and reading; grammar (morphology: noun, pronoun and verb; syntax: elements); main vocabulary of NT Greek.
Teaching methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

The presence of the student in the class is required.
Method: Teaching and exercises (translations from French to Greek, from Greek to French, analysis of grammatical forms) favouring comprehension and memorisation. The exercises are inspeired from texts of the NT.
Evaluation methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

Written exam: translation of a biblical passage and grammatical analysis of Greek words.
Other information
The professor can exempt the students who will have made a success of the general knowledge test organized at the time of the first course.
Online resources
Some documents are available in Moodle.
Teaching materials
  • J. Duff, Initiation au Grec du Nouveau Testament. Grammaire - Exercices - Vocabulaire, Trad. et adapt. par R. burnet et D. Denjean, Paris: Beauchesne, 2005.
  • J.C. Ingelaere, Dictionnaire grec français du Nouveau Testament, Bibli’o/Soc. Biblique française, 2008 (7,95 euros).
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Master [120] in Sciences of Religions

Bachelor in religious studies

Certificat universitaire en études bibliques