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HBRW3602: Hebrew Classical Advanced 6

2022 unit information

In this unit students will apply advanced linguistic skills to complex biblical and extra-biblical texts. Students will analyse the poetic and linguistic features of biblical poetry outside the Psalms, as well as the linguistic features of Medieval Hebrew used by Jewish Biblical commentators, especially those features that differentiate Medieval from Biblical Hebrew.

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies

Code HBRW3602
Academic unit Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies
Credit points 6
HBRW2632 or HBRW2623 or HBRW2625
Assumed knowledge:

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Critically analyse the stylistic and linguistic techniques of biblical Hebrew texts.
  • LO2. Apply an increased facility with texts in complex forms of biblical Hebrew.
  • LO3. Analyse the distinctive linguistic features of Medieval Hebrew.
  • LO4. Conduct guided independent research into key questions relating to the nature of Medieval literature including Biblical commentary.

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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 2 2020
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2022
Normal day Remote

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