Units of Study

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

HBRW3602 - Hebrew Classical Advanced 6

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

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

Description

In this unit students will apply advanced linguistic skills to complex biblical and extra-biblical texts. Students will analyse the poetic and linguistic features of biblical poetry outside the Psalms, as well as the linguistic features of Medieval Hebrew used by Jewish Biblical commentators, especially those features that differentiate Medieval from Biblical Hebrew.

Assessments

1x1000wd Poetry written test (25%), 1x1000wd Medieval Hebrew written test (25%), 1x2500wd research essay (40%), seminar participation (10%)

Classes

2x2-hr seminars/week

Prerequisites

HBRW2632 or HBRW2623 or HBRW2625

Prohibitions

HBRW2626

 Tuesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

HBRW3602

       

Seminar

   

 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

HBRW3602

     

Seminar

     

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