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The Bible Today B

Code: BS1002L
Points: 18
Study mode: Online | Face to Face

The general purpose of this unit is to introduce students to the literature of the New Testament. Students will focus on the content, literary features, and major theological themes of the New Testament writings. Students will be introduced to basic tools and approaches used in biblical studies and discuss issues of historical background, literary form, culture, society, religious context, formation of the New Testament canon, and the relationship between the two testaments.

Discipline: Biblical Studies

Study level: Undergraduate Level 1

Prerequisites

  • None

Prohibited combinations

  • Bible Introduction 2 or equivalent
  • Exploring the Bible

Availability

Further information

  • Refer to the current Student handbook for required texts.
  • Learning outcomes, assessment details and recommended texts are provided before the scheduled unit start date.

Staff
Dr Stephen Haar