The Bible Today B

Unit code: BS1002L


The general purpose of this unit is to introduce students to the literature of the New Testament. Students will focus on the content, literary features, and major theological themes of the New Testament writings. Students will be introduced to basic tools and approaches used in biblical studies and discuss issues of historical background, literary form, culture, society, religious context, formation of the New Testament canon, and the relationship between the two testaments.


Biblical Studies

Study level

  • Bachelor Level 1


  • Nil

Prohibited combinations

  • Bible Introduction 2
  • Exploring the Bible



Credit points: 18

Available in 2019

  • Summer semester: Online
  • Semester 2: Online

Extra information:

Biblical studies workshops are available in some study periods. Dates and details are advised in the current Higher Education Workshop Calendar published on the calendars and timetables page.

Unit updated: 25/10/2018 12:59pm