Interpretation according to the Saints of the Church

Course Information
TitleΗ ερμηνεία της παράδοσης στην εκκλησία των Αγίων. / Interpretation according to the Saints of the Church
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorChristos Arampatzis
Course ID60005295

Programme of Study: Anamorfōméno PPS Tmīmatos THeologías (2020)

Registered students: 3
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective CoursesWinter-3

Class Information
Academic Year2022 – 2023
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
Course Type 2021
Specific Foundation
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to: -Specify hermeneutics fundamental principles in Orthodox tradition and life -Analyze the ascetic tradition significance as a hermeutic tool in the Orthodox Church -Study scientifically texts using original sources of the patristic tradition -Realize the patristic tradition importance for the modern world
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
This course analyzes the basic interpretative principles encountered in the Ascetic tradition concerning the recruitment and interpretation of the Holy Bible. The methodology of approaching and analyzing the ascetic texts requires knowledge and familiarity of students with the Orthodox ascetic tradition and literature from the 4th century to the present.
Tradition and tradition, interpretation, Saints
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Reading Assigment210.8
Written assigments120.5
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Χρ. Αραμπατζής, Ανθολόγηση της Πατερικής Γραμματείας από τον α' έως ιθ' αιώνα, Εκδόσεις Ostracon, Θεσσαλονίκη 2014.
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