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DR1536: HEBREW LANGUAGE II (2017-2018)

Last modified: 25 Jul 2017 16:16


Course Overview

This course is the second part of an introduction to classical biblical Hebrew. It involves the study of grammar and syntax and the translation of simple Hebrew prose texts. Only students who have taken DR1042 or equivalent are eligible to take this course.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 1
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Old Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

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

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

  • DR1525 Hebrew Language 2 (Studied)
  • DR1533 Religion at Ground Zero:Theo'L Responses to Terror,War & Nat Disasters (Studied)
  • KL1522 Biblical Hebrew 2 (Studied)
  • (Studied)

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course provides the second part of an introduction to classical biblical Hebrew. It is the direct continuation of the course Hebrew Language I. 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

44 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 in less than 1 week after submission. It will be graded.

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