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DR1042: HEBREW LANGUAGE I (2017-2018)

Last modified: 15 Sep 2017 14:45


Course Overview

This course is an introduction to classical biblical Hebrew without presupposing any prior knowledge. It involves the study of grammar and syntax and the translation of simple Hebrew prose texts.  Download Course Guide

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 1
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Old Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Professor Joachim Schaper

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

  • DR1024 Hebrew Language 1 (Studied)
  • KL102B Biblical Hebrew 1 (Studied)

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course is an introduction to classical biblical Hebrew without presupposing any prior knowledge. It involves the study of grammar and syntax and the translation of simple Hebrew prose texts.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

None.

Contact Teaching Time

22 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1st Attempt:

1 one-hour written examination paper (50%), 1 class examination (20%), continuous assessment based on homework (30%).

Resit:
 
1 one-hour written examination paper (100%).

Formative Assessment

The homework will be discussed in the beginning of each class. This enables the students to raise any difficulty with the learnt material, and it enables the course-coordinator to provide additional explanations of this material.

Feedback

The homework will be returned to the students less than 1 week after submission. It will be graded.

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