Units of Study

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

BBCL1002 - Biblical Themes: Joshua to Kings

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Ian Mark Young
Phone: +61 2 9351 6671
Email: ian.young@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit focuses specifically on narrative books of the Hebrew Bible including Joshua, Judges, Samuel and Kings. The unit 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.

Assessments

tutorial participation (10%), 1xtutorial presentation (equivalent to 500wds) (10%), 1xessay (2000wds) (40%), 1x2hr exam (40%)

Classes

1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

 Monday

  9am 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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 Tuesday

  9am 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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