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Beyond Paradise: an introduction to the Pentateuch

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Beyond Paradise: an introduction to the Pentateuch

  • Union Module Code: OTP
  • Queens Module Code: THE1003

Year:

Year 1

Semester:

1

Contents:

This module will provide an introduction to the first five books of the Old Testament/Hebrew Bible, known as the Pentateuch. The module will involve a close reading of selected passages, as well as a broader study of the themes that unify these books. Students will also be introduced to the various critical methods by which the Pentateuch has been approached in the past three hundred years.

LECTURE DAYS & TIMES: L1 Tues 12 noon; L2 Wed 12 noon.

TUTORIAL DAYS & TIMES: T1 Thurs 3pm; T2 Thurs 10am; T3 Thurs 9am; T4 Wed 10am.

NOTE: This module runs in the Autumn Semester.