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This topic gives an introduction to Biblical Hebrew. Students are introduced to the Hebrew Biblical text and basic Hebrew vocabulary and grammar. They will learn to read and translate some passages of the Biblical text, using basic lexicographical aids.
The aims of this topic are to:
gain basic skills in, and knowledge of, Biblical Hebrew
learn to read Biblical Hebrew
translate Biblical Hebrew, using basic lexicographical aids
acquire an appreciation of the sounds and thought processes of Biblical Hebrew
Expected learning outcomes
By the end of the topic students will:
have acquired basic knowledge of the Hebrew alphabet and its pronunciation
have acquired a basic Hebrew vocabulary
be able to recognise the fundamentals of Hebrew grammar
have acquired skills in reading from the Hebrew Bible
be able to translate a selection of passages from the Hebrew Bible
Key dates and timetable
Timetable details for 2019 are no longer published.
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