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DR2556: HEBREW LANGUAGE IV (2017-2018)

Last modified: 25 Jul 2017 16:25


Course Overview

The course offers an introduction to the grammar and syntax of Hebrew poetry and to its basic forms, and will involve the translation of selected poetic texts.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 2
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?

  • DR3073 Exergis of Texts from Hebrew Bible (Studied)

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

The course offers an introduction to the grammar and syntax of Hebrew poetry and to its basic forms, and will involve the translation and interpretation of selected poetic texts of the Hebrew Bible.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

None.

Contact Teaching Time

Sorry, we don't have that information available.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1st Attempt: 1 two-hour written examination (60%); translation exercises (40%).

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

Formative Assessment

Students will be required to translate portions of the text and comment on grammatical and translation issues in class. These contribution will be subject to informal formative assessment.

Feedback

Oral feedback will be provided on informal formative assessment and written feedback summative continuous assessment.

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