Introduction to the Old Testament

College St. Augustine's Seminary
Instructor(s) Scollo, Giuseppe
Course Code SAB1003HY
Semester Full-year
Section 6101
Online Yes
Credits One Credit
Location Online - Asynchronous

A study of the Old Testament covering biblical books, their historical contexts, genres and ancient Near Eastern cultural contexts necessary for interpretation. The basics of exegetical method particular to the genres of the Old Testament will be covered. Principles of biblical interpretation will also be covered especially from a Catholic perspective.

Department Biblical
Schedule SatSun
Start Time TBA
End Time TBA
Hours Per Week Intensive
Minimum Enrolment 8
Maximum Enrolment 20
Program Requirement This course is part of the Diaconate Formation Diploma program at St. Augustine's.
Additional Notes

Additional Evaluation: two assignments

Teaching Method
Means of Evaluation
Class Participation
Research Paper
Previously Offered Winter 2017
Currently Offered Fall 2020
Next Scheduled Fall 2022