Deacon Dr Nebojsa Tumara

Senior Lecturer

Dr Amir Malek

Deputy Dean

Categories

BA - Old Testament

Description

This unit will examine the Old Testament Historical Books (Joshua-Esther) that provide a window on in Israel’s history; from the conquest of Canaan to the exile of the Southern kingdom of Judah. The unit will pay specific attention to the ways in which these major events were interpreted by the Deuteronomistic historians. The unit will address how to read and interpret Old Testament historiographical writings today.

Required Books: Howard Jr, David M. An Introduction to the Old Testament Historical Books. Chicago, IL: Moody Publishers, 1993.

Pre-requisite Units: None

Assessments
Face-to-Face: Essay 1,000 words , Exam 2 hours
Online: Online Discussion and Quizzes, Essay 1,000 words, Essay 2,000 words
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