Content

This unit is designed to introduce students to a basic knowledge of classical Hebrew. The unit concentrates on the “strong verb” with a view to preparing students for rudimentary exegesis from the Hebrew text and for the possible further study of Hebrew.

Unit code: AL1101C (Approved)

Points: 18.0

Unit level: Undergraduate Level 1

Unit discipline: Languages

Proposing College: Catholic Theological College

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Learning outcomes

1.

Control the “regular” paradigm of Classical Hebrew word forms

2.

Identify the basic syntactical elements of Classical Hebrew

3.

Demonstrate a knowledge of a select Hebrew vocabulary

4.

Understand the meaning of select medium difficulty Hebrew biblical texts

5.

Apply their knowledge of Hebrew to the exegesis of medium difficulty biblical Hebrew texts.

Pedagogy

Interactive lectures

Assessment

Type Description Word count Weight (%)
Written Examination

2 Examination (2 hours) (2000 words)

0 50.0
Essay

Weekly tests (10 x 200 words)

0 50.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2017

Unit record last updated: 2019-01-29 13:32:04 +1100