Gospel Studies 1: Matthew and Mark
This unit introduces students to exegetical methods in studying the Synoptic Gospels. Students engage with central issues in Gospel studies—including the history of the gospel tradition, source analysis, provenance, literary design, and distinctive theologies—through a critical study of Matthew and Mark. Students also learn about the broader cultural and sociological contexts of gospel texts. Students engage in close study of selected gospel pericopes, including attention to homiletical possibilities.
Discipline: New Testament
Study level: Undergraduate Level 2
- 18 points in the discipline of New Testament (BN)
Current scheduling information is available at Gospel Studies 1: Matthew and Mark (BN2001L).
- Refer to the current Student handbook supplement: unit guide for required texts and scheduled lectures and tutorials.
- Distance students are encouraged to participate in live-streamed lectures and tutorials.
Dr Stephen Hultgren