New Testament Apocalyptic (Book of Revelation)

Unit Overview
In this unit, we explore the nature of apocalypse, apocalyptic genre and apocalyptic eschatology (particularly in the New Testament) and we delve deeper into the book of Revelation. We also practise and hone our exegetical and hermeneutical skills through exegetical/textual exploration exercises and online discussion forums and will be challenged to think through the implications for the book in life and ministry.

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Unit Details 

Mode Online On-campus 
Workload One semester, 12 credit points One semester, 12 credit points
Status Elective Elective
Subject Code NT022 (English text)
NT023 (Greek text)
NT022 (English text)
NT023 (Greek text)
Teacher Craig Keener* Andrew Malone


Study Expectations and Assessment (Online)
In Ridley Online units you can expect to be guided by your tutor through a variety of learning activities which are designed to develop your understanding of and skills in the themes and passages related to your unit. These usually include watching videos, reading, completing set learning tasks and contributing to online forums and interacting with your peers.

* The video content for this unit was developed for Ridley Online by Craig Keener of Asbury Theological Seminary. He is a world-renowned Bible teacher and author. He has written 21 books (to date) including many NT commentaries. You can view his personal website at


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