Units of Study

BBCL1002 - Biblical Studies 2

Semester 2, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Ian Mark Young


This unit focuses specifically on narrative books of the Hebrew Bible including Joshua, Judges, Samuel, Kings and Chronicles. The course focuses on the themes of these biblical books, as well as exploring the historical background of the texts and the events they describe. Attention will be directed to other relevant writings of the period in the Ancient Near East. There are weekly tutorials at which students present papers.


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


3x1-hr seminars/week. Attendance and participation in all lectures and tutorials is mandatory

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