Synoptic Gospels

Stage Two

TitleSynoptic Gospels
Pre-requisitesOne paper (15 NZQA credits) in Biblical Studies
LecturerKevin Waldie
NZ Credit ValueNZQA NQF Level 6 (15 credits)
AUS Credit ValueTEQSA AQF Level 6 (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
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DescriptionThis Course Unit builds on any Biblical Studies Introductory Course Unit and contributes towards the sub-major sequence in Biblical Studies. It enables students to develop the ability to research in Biblical Studies through reading the Synoptic Gospels in the light of relevant contemporary scholarly literature.
Lecturer's IntroductionWhy are there three Gospels with very similar content preserved in the New Testament? That is the question this paper investigates.