Course Description

From the Academic Calendar: An introduction to the basic principles of biblical Hebrew with emphasis on morphology, phonology, and syntax, this course is for students who want to study the Old Testament in Hebrew. We will learn basic Hebrew grammar, develop a rudimentary biblical Hebrew vocabulary, and read the Hebrew Bible with an eye toward interpretation of the Bible in the Church.

Prerequisites: None.

Requirements: Weekly assignments and in-class work, regular vocabulary quizzes, one or two longer interpretive exercises.

Required Texts (Fall 2018)

Textbooks TBD. Last Offered Summer 2016. Scheduled to be offered as a two-course series in the 2018–2019 academic year.