Content

Through lectures and the detailed examination of selected Hebrew texts the student is taught the basic morphology, syntax and vocabulary of Classical Biblical Hebrew.

Unit Code: AL1001L

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 1

Unit Discipline: Languages

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Australian Lutheran College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Identify the basic vocabulary of biblical Hebrew

2.

Operate with the rudiments of Hebrew grammar and syntax

3.

Translate simple verses from the Hebrew Bible

4.

Indicate the enhanced theological understanding of the Old Testament that comes from a working knowledge of Hebrew

Pedagogy

Face-to-face instruction; regular testing of vocabulary, parsing, Hebrew grammar, and translation skills; peer group work in class and after hours

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

4 tests 2000 words equivalent

48.0

Weekly vocab and grammar/morphology quizzes on chapters not concluding with a test 1100 words equivalent

32.0

Weekly homework exercises 900 words equivalent

20.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2017

Unit Record last updated: 2019-01-29 07:53:10 +1100