THBS205 - Narratives of Ancient Israel
Prerequisites THBS100 Introduction to the Bible
Teaching Organisation This unit involves 150 hours of focused learning, or the equivalent of 10 hours per week for 15 weeks. The total includes formally structured learning activities such as lectures, tutorials, online learning, video-conferencing, or supervision. The remaining hours typically involve reading, research, and the preparation of tasks for assessment.
This unit involves a study of how the narrative texts of Genesis to Deuteronomy and Joshua to 2 Kings communicate the history and theology of Israel's relationship with God. Students will be introduced to the post-exilic and Deuteronomic influences in these narratives.