Theological Themes in the Hebrew Bible / Old Testament

King's College London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Theological Themes in the Hebrew Bible / Old Testament

  • Host University

    King's College London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Religion, Theology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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  • Overview

    Theological Themes in the Hebrew Bible / Old Testament
    Module code: 5AAT2202
    Semester: Semester 1 (autumn)
    Module description: The Old Testament is above all a theological text that contains a rich variety of theological ideas. This course is therefore intended to acquaint students with some of the major theological themes that appear in the Old Testament, and to explore each theme's distinctive characteristics. By the end of the course students should be able to appreciate both the links and the differences between the various theological strands, as well as understanding some of the influences that have contributed to the formation of those strands.
    Credit level: 5
    Credit value: 15
    Teaching pattern: Two-hour weekly classes over ten weeks.
    Study abroad assessment: FOR SEMESTER ONE ONLY STUDY ABROAD STUDENTS: 1x 2500 word essay and 1x 3000 word essay.

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