OTL 601 – Hebrew Exegesis I

Course Title: Hebrew Exegesis I
Course Code: OTL 601
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: OTL 501-503

Designed to prepare the student for independent exegesis of the Hebrew text. Emphasizes principles of translation, syntactical analysis, and procedures in lexical word studies. Includes introduction to textual criticism, literary analysis, and relationship of ancient near eastern backgrounds to exegesis. Focuses on exegetical methodology with exposition as the goal.