Introducing Hebrew Wisdom Literature

SAB2383HS  L6101
Offered in Winter 2015  ·  Previously offered in Fall 2012 · Online Course


The online course Introducing Hebrew Wisdom Literature covers three biblical books in their respective ancient Israelite context: Proverbs, Job, and Ecclesiastes (Qoheleth). Literary-theological analysis of the Wisdom books is supplemented with a study of practical values and insights for contemporary life. The course provides students with the tools to interpret Wisdom texts competently. Methods of evaluation: assigned readings, posts on Discussion Board, two short assignments, and a final paper. Prerequisite: Introduction to the Old Testament/Hebrew Bible.

Schedule: Online Course · Begins: · Ends:
Instructors: Igal German
Teaching Methods: Lectures
Other Information: Second Semester · One Credit · Min: 8 · Max: 25

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