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THEO7104 has been successfully completed
This topic investigates an aspect of Old Testament Studies. This aspect might be recent Old Testament exegesis, new discoveries concerning the ancient Middle-East and its relationship to Old Testament Studies, Old Testament semantic studies, or a special topic within Old Testament theology. A proposed method of assessment must be submitted to the topic convener. After approval has been given, a supervisor with whom the student will work will be appointed. Attendance at lectures, tutorials and/or seminars may be required.
This topic provides students with opportunities to:
investigate an aspect of Old Testament Studies in depth
develop skills in basic research and analysis
Expected learning outcomes
On completion of this topic students will be able to:
Identify an aspect of Old Testament Studies that merits scholarly investigation
identify relevant recent and historical literature about the chosen issue and critically evaluate its relevance
communicate theoretical and theological concepts related to Old Testament Studies to a variety of audiences
demonstrate exegetical skills and hermeneutical sensitivity in interpreting biblical texts
demonstrate research skills in identifying, accessing, assessing, and analysing relevant primary and secondary sources related to Old Testament Studies
Key dates and timetable
Timetable details for 2019 are no longer published.
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