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Course Materials & Outline

 

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Course Outline

Course PowerPoints (See Weeks)

Greek Verb Chart (1) Greek Verb Chart (2)

Additional Greek Resources (1)

Additional Greek Resources (2)

Font Files for your computer*

MAP 1    MAP 2

BWGRK (1)  (2) (3)

HELENA (4) (5)  (6)  (7)

FORMATA  (8)  (9) (10)  (11)  (12)  (13)

 

Course Outline Key

1. Introduction

1.1 Welcome

1.2 Overview

1.3 Course Goals

1.4 Course Curriculum

1.5 Course Requirements

1.6 Course Texts/Helps/Orientation

1.7 Why Study Greek?

1.8 Limitations

 

2. Getting Acquainted with Greek

2.1 The Greek Language

2.2 The Greek Alphabet

2.3 Pronunciation and Syllables

2.4 Practice

 

3. Building Blocks of Language

3.1 Nouns and their Use

3.2 Verbs and their Use

3.3 Clauses and Phrases

3.4 Basic Diagramming (“Phrasing”)

3.5 Understanding Translations

 

4. Modifying Ideas

4.1 Conjunctions

4.2 Adjectives

4.3 Phrases

4.4 Clauses

4.5 How To Read Commentaries

 

5. Action (Greek Verbs 1)

5.1 Verbs in General

5.2 The Present Indicative Verb

5.3 The Future Indicative Verb

5.4 Past Tenses

5.5 Perfect Tenses

5.6 Paper and Electronic Tools

 

6. Action (Greek Verbs 2)

6.1 Participles

6.2 Subjunctives

6.3 Infinitives

6.4 Imperatives

6.5 How To Do A Word Study

 

7. Describing Things in Greek

7.1 The Nominative and Vocative Noun

7.2 The Accusative

7.3 The Dative

7.4 The Genitive

7.5 Bible History and Textual Criticism

 

 

Weekly Assignments

 

WEEK 1

Why Study Greek?

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      Download PowerPoint 1

     Video Greek 1

      Mounce, Greek for Rest of Us,

            Preface – p. 18

Assignment:

Write out and pronounce the Greek letters of the alphabet several times. (Use the Guide Sheets provided in the Course Notes.)

Do the Homework for Lesson #1 (Course Notes)

 

WEEK 2

The Greek Noun and About "Translations"

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      Download PowerPoint 2

      Video Greek 2

      Mounce, Greek for Rest of Us, pp. 19 – 47, 222 – 223

Assignment:

Write and pronounce the Greek alphabet.

Session #2 Homework on the Course Notes

 

WEEK 3

Greek Verbs and "Phrasing" (The Basics)

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     Download PowerPoint 3

      Video Greek 3

      Mounce, pp. 48-50, 143-150, 55-79

Assignment:

Write the Greek alphabet.

 Translate the Greek words on your Course Notes, Session #3, Item 1.

Session #3 Homework on the Course Notes

 

 

 

 

WEEK 4

Clauses and Phrases and "How To Read A Commentary"

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      Download PowerPoint 4

      Video Greek 4

      Mounce, pp. 51-54, 81-91, 237-250

Assignment:

Translate the Greek terms on your Course Notes, Session #4, Item 1a

"Phrase" John 3:16

Session #4 Homework on the Course Notes

 

WEEK 5

Adjectives, Phrases and Clauses and “Using Study Tools”

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      Download PowerPoint 5

      Video Greek 5

      Mounce, pp. 92-108, 165-175

Assignment:

Translate the Greek phrases on Session 5, Item 1 a & b.

 “Phrase” John 1:1 and 1:10

Session #5 Homework on the Course Notes

 

WEEK 6

Greek Verbs: Present and Future with “How To Do A Word Study”

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      Download PowerPoint 6

     Video Greek 6

      Mounce, pp. 143-156, 198-215

Assignment:

Translate the Greek terms on Session #6, 1a.

 Find and translate John 3:16 in your Greek New Testaments

Session #6 Homework on the Course Notes

 

WEEK 7

More Greek Verbs: Aorist, Imperfect and Perfect with “Word Studies, Part 2”

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      Download PowerPoint 7

      Video Greek 7

      Mounce, pp. 157-164, 198-220 (again)

Assignment:

Translate the Greek terms on Session #7, 1a

 Phrase Romans 10:9,10

Session #7 Homework on the Course Notes

 

WEEK 8

More Greek Verbs: Greek Participles with “Word Studies, Part 3”

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      Download PowerPoint 8

      Video Greek 8

      Mounce, pp. 178-185

Assignment:

Translate the Greek terms on Session #8, 1a.

 Give the grammatical categories required in 1b.

Session #8 Homework on the Course Notes

 

WEEK 9

More Greek Verbs: The Subjunctive and Infinitive with “Word Studies, Part 4”

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      Download PowerPoint 9

      Video Greek 9

      Mounce, pp. 186-193

Assignment:

Translate the Greek terms on Session #9, 1a.

Session #9 Homework on the Course Notes

 

WEEK 10

More Greek Verbs: Infinitives and Imperatives with “History of the Biblical Text and Lower Textual Criticism”

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      Download PowerPoint 10

      Video Greek 10

      Mounce, pp. 194-197 and 251-268

Assignment:

Do the “Final Progress Check” on Session #10

 

(OPTIONAL) Weeks 11 & 12

Nouns and Their Cases

NO VIDEO HERE

      Mounce, pp. 221-236

Assignment:

Mounce, Exercises, pp. 235-6

Review all vocabulary assigned

 

(*These font files can only be used for this course and must be  purchased from the holder of the copyright for general use. The "Formata" font is from Adobe Systems, the BWGRK fonts are Copyright (c) 2001 BibleWorks,LLC, the HELENA fonts are © 2005 OakTree Software. Viewing the PowerPoint slides without these fonts will be difficult.)

 

 

 

 

 

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