Course Information
TitleΣυμεών ο Νέος Θεολόγος: Ανθρωπολογία και Σωτηρολογία / Simeon the New Theologian: Anthropology and Soteriology
Code2143
FacultyTheology
SchoolTheology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorChristos Arampatzis
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600012744

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600180953
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
  • French (Examination)
General Competences
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course deals with the significance of the salvation perspective of human beings in the Orthodox Church. It examines the place and teaching of Saint Symeon of the New Theologian on the basis of his writings. The purpose of the lesson is to bring the students into contact with the texts of Simeon the New Theologian and teach them the ways in which they were interpreted in the history and Tradition of the Church. The connection between Simeon and Saint Maximus the Confessor and the influence and common experience with Saint Gregory Palamas is noted.
Keywords
mankind, salvation, Church
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures502
Reading Assigment100.4
Written assigments150.6
Total753
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Χρ. Αραμπατζή, Θέματα Εκκλησιαστικής Γραμματολογίας, Εκδόσεις Ostracon, Θεσσαλονίκη 2014
Additional bibliography for study
Διάκ. Μιχαήλ Πόποβιτς, Οι άγιοι Μάξιμος Ομολογητής, Συμεών Νέος Θεολόγος και Γρηγόριος Παλαμάς, Εκδόσεις Μπαρμπουνάκης, Θεσσαλονίκη 2015
Last Update
02-09-2018