Module information




Understanding the Bible (2 ECTS)


Understanding the Bible is a course of study that interacts with you on methods of carefully organized Bible study. You will learn effective techniques for general study, then you will apply them to the Bible through study questions. Many of the answers given in the textbook to these questions are offered only as suggestions to guide you to your own answers. This study emphasizes skilled procedures of observation and interpretation as valuable aids to understanding the Bible and accomplishing the course’s main purpose—to help you apply Bible truth to your own life and share it with others.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you should be able to: 1. Describe the basic principles of Bible interpretation. 2. Describe the four methods of Bible study that are taught in this course. 3. Use these basic principles of interpretation and the four methods of Bible study in your own study of the Word. 4. Interpret meaningful questions as you study the Bible and lead others in Bible study. 5. Value the Bible as authoritative for all Christian belief and all Christian living. 6. Be sensitive to your need for the Holy Spirit to help you study and share Scripture. 7. Feel more confi dent in sharing Scripture with others.

Mode of Study

Lecture Video Student interaction Hands on


50 objective multiple choice questions Online or pencil and paper Passmark 70%





MQF Level 3 Qualification

30 ECTS Credits


Biblical Studies (Division)

6 ECTS Credits

Tents, Temples, and Palaces Alive in Christ Understanding the Bible Counselor, Teacher, and Guide The Kingdom, The Power, and The Glory Cornerstones of Truth
90-100% A 4 Superior  80-89% B 3 Good 70-79% C 2 Satisfactory 0-69 F 0 Fail Berean school of the Bible (Christian  Ministry) grading Rubric
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