This course offers an introduction to koine (Hellenistic) Greek, with particular emphasis on the great Septuagint translation of the Hebrew Bible and on the Christian New Testament. Grammar, vocabulary, and reading skills acquired in this course are readily transferable to the study of Greek literature of earlier periods as well. Students are allowed to receive credit for both GREEK 101 and GREEK 151 in any order.
Biblical Greek I
Monday, November 6, 2017 to Friday, February 2, 2018