Johannine Literature

Stage Three

TitleJohannine Literature
Pre-requisitesTwo papers (30 NZQA credits) in Biblical Studies
LecturerKevin Waldie
NZ Credit ValueNZQA NQF Level 7 (15 credits)
AUS Credit ValueTEQSA AQF Level 7 (9 credit points)
Duration12 teaching weeks + 2 weeks study & exams + Assignment week + 2 mid-semester break weeks. For more details check the Academic Calendar
Course Unit OutlineSydney College of Divinity course description
Fees (NZ$)See the Fees Guide
DescriptionThis course unit builds upon the knowledge and skills learned in the pre-requisite units. It examines the historical context, literary forms and theological content of the Gospel and Letters of John, and their application to a range of spiritual and pastoral concerns.
Lecturer's IntroductionJohn the Evangelist and Letter Writer offers us a unique insight into the faith and life of early Christianity. In light of that fact we must dedicate a whole semester to study the Johannine Gospel and Letters.