Basics of Biblical Greek 1

Basics of Biblical Greek 1

Taught by William D. Mounce

Part of a two-course series, Basics of Biblical Greek 1 will introduce you to the vocabulary and grammar of New Testament Greek, so you can begin studying the New Testament in its original language.

Course Details

  • 16 Units

  • Self-paced

  • 16 hours of video

  • Beginner

  • Basics of Biblical Greek Grammar by William D. Mounce

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Course Description

Basics of Biblical Greek 1 is the first part of a two-course series designed to introduce you to the Greek language of the New Testament era. Designed for beginners and seasoned students looking to refresh their knowledge of Greek, this course is supported by the textbook Basics of Biblical Greek, 3rd Edition.

All course material—instructional videos, audio recordings, readings, and vocabulary review—is available online for study at your own convenience.

By completing this course, you’ll gain

  • a firm grasp on the building blocks of New Testament Greek, including the Greek alphabet, pronunciation, and punctuation
  • foundational knowledge of Greek nouns, pronouns, prepositions, and verbs
  • confidence in your growing knowledge through unit assessments and cutting-edge vocabulary building tools

Meet Your Instructors

William D. Mounce

Ph.D., Aberdeen University and President of BiblicalTraining.org

William D. Mounce lives and writes in Washougal, Washington. As the president of BiblicalTraining.org, he offers world-class educational resources for discipleship in the local church. He has served as a preaching pastor and was a professor of New Testament and director of the Greek Program at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He is the author of the bestselling Greek textbook, Basics of Biblical Greek, and many other resources. He was the New Testament chair of the English Standard Version translation of the Bible, and serves on the NIV translation committee. Learn more at billmounce.com.

Course Outline

  • The Greek Language

     
  • Alphabet, Pronunciation, Punctuation, and Syllabification

     
  • Beginning Nouns

     
  • Genative and Dative

     
  • Prepositions, εἶμι, and Adjectives

     
  • Third Declension Nouns

     
  • First and Second Person Personal Pronouns

     
  • αὐτὸς

     
  • Demonstrative Pronouns/Adjectives

     
  • Relative Pronoun

     
  • Introduction to Verbs and Present Active Indicative

     
  • Contract Verbs

     
  • Present Middle/Passive Indicative

     
  • Future Active/Middle Indicative

     
  • Verbal Roots, and Other Forms of the Future

     
  • Conclusion

     

 

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