Introduction to the Old Testament

College University of St. Michael's College, Faculty of Theology
Course Code SMB1007HF
Semester First Semester
Section 0101
Online No
Credits One Credit
Location Toronto (St George Campus)

A survey of the religious traditions of ancient Israel as they are reflected in the diverse types of literature found in the First Testament, with emphasis on their historical development and their relevance for contemporary ministry. Topics to be considered include: Israelite origins, settlement of the land, social structures, the monarchy, prophecy, the exile and return. Weekly lectures and discussion, plus mandatory one-hour tutorial; research papers, application paper, class participation.

Schedule Thu
Start & End Date Apr 30, 2015 - Jun 25, 2015
Start Time 18:00
End Time 21:00
Minimum Enrolment 8
Maximum Enrolment 0
Additional Notes

Last day to cancel course without penalty - May 22, 2015

Teaching Method
Means of Evaluation
Previously Offered Fall 2011
Currently Offered Summer 2015