Introduction to the Old Testament
College: Regis College
Course Code: 
RGB1005HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
6101
Online: 
Yes
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Online - Asynchronous
Description: 

This introductory course explores the thematic unity of the Old Testament under the heading of Covenantal Theology. Significant covenantal moments in the Bible are studied in their historical settings and context, cultic realizations, and literary expressions (Abram, Sinai, David/Zion, Prophecy, Exile, Deuteronomistic texts, Priestly texts- Creation I Noah I Abraham, Wisdom, Covenant in the New Testament). Literary and rhetorical analysis, historical and textual criticism are employed as means of exploring the biblical texts.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2018
Winter 2017
Schedule: 
TBA
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
20
Teaching Method: 
Seminars