Hebrew Classical Advanced 6 (HBRW3602)


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.

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Further unit of study information


2x2hr seminars/week


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

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

HBRW2632 or HBRW2623 or HBRW2625



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