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Biblical Languages at Otago

The Department of Theology and Religion offers Biblical Hebrew and New Testament Greek both on-campus and via videoconferencing. Distance students will be able to join the class live via videoconferencing or they will be able to watch or listen to podcasts at a later time.

The 100-level papers are:

There is a comprehensive textbook for both Biblical Hebrew and Biblical Greek.


The 200-,  300- and 400- level papers are:

BIBS 213 Hebrew Old Testament Exegesis 2, Full year, 18 pts: Monday and Tuesday 17:00-17:50
BIBS 313 Hebrew Old Testament Exegesis 3, Full year, 18 pts: Monday and Tuesday 17:00-17:50
BIBS 411 Hebrew Old Testament Exegesis (Advanced), Full year, 18 pts: Monday and Tuesday 17:00-17:50

BIBS 223 Greek New Testament Exegesis 2, Full year, 18 pts: Friday 10:00-11:50
BIBS 323 Greek New Testament Exegesis 3, Full year, 18 pts: Friday 10:00-11:50
BIBS 421 Greek New Testament Exegesis (Advanced), Full year, 18 pts: Friday 10:00-11:50

Assessment in all papers will be the same for both campus and distance students.

For further information contact Prof Paul Trebilco: paul.trebilco@otago.ac.nz