Undergraduate Course: Old Testament Theology (BIST10043)
|School||School of Divinity
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||An examination of theological themes in Jewish and Christian interpretation of the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament.
Information for Visiting Students
|Pre-requisites||Visiting students should have at least 3 Divinity/Religious Studies courses at grade B or above (or be predicted to obtain this). We will only consider University/College level courses.
Course Delivery Information
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| After sucessful completion of this course, a student will have:
a knowledge of seminal contributions to the theological study of the HB/OT, from both Christian and Jewish perspectives;
an understanding of how key HB/OT texts inform theological debate;
an awareness of recent developments in the theological study of the HB/OT.
The student will also be able to:
integrate the study of the HB/OT with other theological disciplines; identify commonalities and contrasts in Jewish and Christian understandings of the theology of the HB/OT;
offer independent, critical analysis of the HB/OT texts in relation to theological issues; demonstrate an ability to identify key terms and their meanings; demonstrate good judgement about how to judge the relative importance of items on course bibliographies.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Dr David Reimer
Tel: (0131 6)50 8977
|Course secretary||Ms Katrina Munro
Tel: (0131 6)50 8900