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Semester 2 unit | Coptic Sahidic I

There are various Coptic dialects; the first and oldest being the Upper Egyptian dialect known as Sahidic. It was this dialect that the Biblical texts were translated to in the 3rd century, and early Egyptian monastic texts and Coptic martyrologies were first composed. This unit will study vocabulary and grammar of Sahidic Coptic, as well as explore some of the various sources of Sahidic.

Unit details

College St Athanasius College
Lecturer Prof. Heike Behlmer
Level Level 1 Undergraduate

Level 8 Postgraduate Elective

Study Mode Face-to-face

Online – Synchronous

Thursday 6:30pm-9:30pm

Unit Codes AL1300A – Undergraduate

AL8300A – Postgraduate

Contact Registrar Rev Dr Peter Dobson at pdobson@sac.edu.au for information on how to enrol

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