Introducing Hebrew Wisdom Literature

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


The online course explores the Hebrew Wisdom literature against its ancient Near Eastern backdrop. The students will be familiarized with the current state of research on Proverbs, Job, and Ecclesiastes (Qoheleth) in biblical scholarship. Literary study of selected biblical texts is supplemented with the theological inquiry into the relevance of Wisdom literature to the present time. Methods of evaluation: Discussion Board posts, two short assignments, and final paper. Prerequisite: Introduction to the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament.

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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