Learning biblical Hebrew will have an immediate impact on your reading and understanding the Old Testament and the Bible in general. This unit introduces students to biblical Hebrew through the study of its basic grammar and syntax, the reading of selected Hebrew texts, and the acquisition of a basic Hebrew vocabulary.
Unit code: AL1001Y
Unit status: Approved (Major revision)
Unit level: Undergraduate Level 1
Unit discipline: Languages
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demonstrate an understanding of Hebrew morphology by parsing nouns, verbs and other compound lexemes
explain basic aspects of Hebrew grammar to peers
recall a basic Hebrew vocabulary
translate accurately the Hebrew texts studied
use lexical and other aids for the study and translation of Hebrew texts.
This unit is generally available in all undergraduate awards. Pre-requisites: nil Co-requisites: nil
A combination of brief lectures, interactive exercises and personal study. Audiovisual material will be used as appropriate.
|Type||Description||Word count||Weight (%)|
|Short Answer Tests||1500||35.0|
One 1 1/2 hour written examination
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by Maggie Kappelhoff on 8 Sep, 2020
Unit record last updated: 2021-06-07 08:43:49 +1000