Units of Study

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

BBCL4011 - Biblical Studies Honours A

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Ari Lobel
Phone: +61 2 9351 3511
Email: ari.lobel@sydney.edu.au

Description

The Honours program in Biblical Studies consists of:
1. a thesis written under the supervision of one or more members of academic staff
2. two seminars in semester 1 and one seminar in semester 2, each two hours per week.
The thesis should be of 15000 words in length. Each seminar will require 5000 words of written work or its equivalent.


The thesis is worth 40% of the final Honours mark and each of the seminars is worth 20%.


The following seminars are on offer in 2014:
Biblical Themes (Dr Ari Lobel)
Biblical Texts in Hebrew (Assoc Prof Ian Young / Dr Ari Lobel)
The Book of Daniel (Assoc Prof Ian Young)


For more information, contact Dr Ari Lobel, Honours coordinator.

Assessments

A thesis of 15000 words and 5000 words of written work or its equivalent for each seminar

Classes

two seminars in semester 1 and one seminar in semester 2, each two hours per week

Prerequisites

Credit average or better in 48 senior credit points from Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies including completion of the major. These credit points must include 24 senior credit points from Biblical Studies and at least 12 senior credit points in Classical Hebrew.

A timetable is not available for this session.
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