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

  • 15 Units

  • Self-paced

  • 5.5 hours of video

  • Beginner

  • Basics of Biblical Greek Grammar by William D Mounce

12 Month Access
$299.99 USD

Already Enrolled? Sign in

Get academic credit for this course.
 Take this course via The BibleMesh Institute to get transfer credit for degree programs at select institutions.

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, 4th 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

William D Mounce lives as a writer in Washougal, Washington. He is the President of, a non-profit organization offering world-class educational resources for discipleship in the local church. See for more information. Formerly he was a preaching pastor, and prior to that 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 is serving on the NIV translation committee.

Table of Contents


  • Unit 1: The Greek Language

  • Unit 2: The Alphabet, Pronunciation, Punctuation and Syllabification

  • Unit 3: Beginning Nouns

  • Unit 4: Genitive and Dative

  • Unit 5: Propositions, εἰμί, and Adjectives

  • Review and Exam 1

  • Unit 6: Third Declension Nouns

  • Unit 7: First and Second Person Personal Pronouns

  • Unit 8: αὐτός

  • Unit 9: Demonstrative Pronouns and Adjectives

  • Unit 10: Relative Pronouns

  • Review and Exam 2

  • Unit 11: Introduction to Verbs and Present Active Indicative

  • Unit 12: Contract Verbs

  • Unit 13: Present Middle/Passive Indicative

  • Unit 14: Future Active and Middle Indicative

  • Unit 15: Verbal Roots

  • Review and Exam 3

BibleMesh is now offering an integrated reading experience for our new book-based courses. As before, students will be guided through their reading with book excerpts embedded within the course. This allows for an improved reading experience within the course. Students will also be able to pop out the book reader into a full-screen, fully-featured web-based reading platform where they will be able to see the wider context of each excerpt and access the complete book.

Retain what you learn with Cerego's award-winning learning engine

High-quality video lectures and interactive reading materials are further enhanced by Cerego. Cerego’s team is comprised of experts in memory science, technology and education committed to advancing the personalized learning movement. Their next generation learning engine applies adaptive learning and memory science to enhance how you learn, study, and remember.

  • Learn Faster

    All of your lessons are taught by scholars, designed by educators, and enhanced by Cerego. Cerego's technology is built on proven memory science that helps students learn faster and remember longer.

  • Remember Longer

    Your study plan is 100% personalized for your brain and based on the latest in cognitive science to help you retain what you learn.

  • Track Your Progress

    Your dashboard updates every time you study, so you can see what you've learned—and what to review next on your path to mastery.