Ancient Hebrew A - 2018

Unit summary

AHIX158

  • Level of Study: Undergraduate Level 1
  • Study load: 0.125 EFTSL
  • Delivery method: Fully Online
  • Prerequisites: No
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • Government loans available: FEE-HELP, HECS-HELP
  • Availability for 2018: Sem1
  • Assessment: Assignment - short exercises (15%) , Non-Invigilated Exam - translation & grammar analysis (50%) - Learn more

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2018 Fees
AUD$
Domestic 809.00
HECS 820.00
International 1,059.00
This unit is an introduction to classical Hebrew for students who have not previously studied Biblical Hebrew. This unit provides students with an introduction to the Hebrew alphabet, and to the grammar and vocabulary of Biblical Hebrew, in preparation for the study of a number of biblical texts.
At the completion of this unit students will  be able to:
  1. Identify and recall Ancient Hebrew grammatical structures at elementary level
  2. Recognise and memorise foundational Ancient Hebrew vocabulary
  3. Assess the grammar required for the translation of simple Ancient Hebrew texts
  4. Recognise and recall Ancient Hebrew script and phonetic structure
  5. Explore relevant grammatical and vocabulary reference tools.
  • Assignment — short exercises (15%)
  • Non-Invigilated Exam — translation & grammar analysis (50%)
  • Participation — online grammar discussion (20%)
  • Test — short answer questions (15%)

There are no prerequisites for this unit.

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