Units of Study

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

HBRW2651 - Syriac 1

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Ian Mark Young

Description

For those beginning the study of Syriac this is a preparation for more advanced study of Syriac language and literature. It concentrates on the study of elementary Syriac grammar, prose composition and an introductory study of selections of texts from the Old and New Testament Peshitta.

Assessments

1x2hr exam (60%), weekly assignments, exercises and class participation (40%).

Textbooks

Robinson, T.H., Paradigms and Exercises in Syriac Grammar, rev.edn. by L.H. Brockington, Oxford, OUP

Classes

2x1-hr seminars/week

Prerequisites

HBRW1112 or HBRW2402 or HBRW2632 or HSC Hebrew

Prohibitions

HBRW2911

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