Units of Study

NB: In Semester 1 this year, Dr John Dickson is lecturing for BBCL2609 - Historical Jesus to Written Gospels.

BBCL1001 - Reading Bible: Narrative, Law and Ritual

Semester 1, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Ian Mark Young

Description

This unit provides an introduction to the study of the Bible, focusing on understanding the literary techniques biblical authors used to convey their message when writing narrative, legal and ritual texts. The first five books of the Bible are the focus of textual study in this semester. There are weekly tutorials at which students present papers.

Assessments

class participation (10%), 1x tutorial presentation and report (equivalent to 1500wds) (30%), 1x research essay (equivalent to 2000wds) (30%), 1x2hr exam (30%)

Classes

3x1-hr seminars/week

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