This unit introduces students to Biblical Hebrew as a basis for enhanced study of the Old Testament (Hebrew Bible) and for further study of Biblical Hebrew. Its primary focus is foundational Hebrew vocabulary, grammar and syntax. Translation of selected biblical texts into English is an important component of the subject.
Demonstrate knowledge of a basic Biblical Hebrew vocabulary
Identify the fundamentals of Biblical Hebrew grammar and syntax
Translate basic Biblical Hebrew using lexicographical aids
Weekly written exercises. Each week students will be asked to prepare a short written presentation on the previous week's topic. Total of 3000 words
Grammar assignment – 1000 words
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2017
Unit Record last updated: 2019-01-30 07:58:05 +1100