Details for Old Testament Hebrew III

Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: ANL504
  • Credit points: 10
  • Subject coordinator: Emma Austin


The following courses are prerequisites:

Awards offering Old Testament Hebrew III

This unit is offered as a part of the following awards:

Unit Content


  1. Describe a broad range of syntactic issues within Biblical Hebrew narrative and poetic texts.
  2. Critically evaluate the process of interpreting difficult passages of the OT;
  3. Translate and exegete advanced passages of the Hebrew OT into idiomatic English;
  4. Analyse and synthesise linguistic issues that affect translation, exegesis and exposition.

Subject Content

  • Hebrew writing and reading
  • Late Biblical Hebrew
  • Masoretic accents
  • Issues in discourse analysis
  • Translation of Old Testament texts
  • Interpretation and meaning of texts

This course may be offered in the following formats

  • Face to Face (on site)
  • Distance/E-learning (online)

Please consult your course prospectus or enquire about how and when this course will be offered next at Alphacrucis University College.

Assessment Methods

  • Presentation (30%)
  • Translation Essay (30%)
  • Linguistic Analysis (40%)

Prescribed Text

  • Arnold, B.T., and J.H. Choi. A Guide to Biblical Hebrew Syntax. Second ed. Cambridge: CUP, 2018.