BIBLICAL HEBREW I (3 units)
Felipe Fruto Ll. Ramirez, SJ
An introductory course to the language of the Old Testament. It covers chapters 1 – 23 of Thomas O. Lambdin’s Introduction to Biblical Hebrew, which deal with the alphabet, nouns, adjectives, prepositions, articles, pronominal suffixes, construct chains, and the QAL forms of the verbs. The students are expected to do the exercises in the textbook. Quizzes, oral reading practice, and periodic exams will be given to gain mastery of the language.