Biblical Hebrew 2: module 1

Course Dates: 05/10/21 - 14/12/21
Time: 18:00 - 19:30
Location: Online
Tutors: 
Continue to learn the basic grammatical structures for reading and translating Biblical Hebrew. Also suitable for those who have a rusty knowledge of the language.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
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Full fee £189.00 Senior fee £151.00 Concession £115.00

Course Code: RH316

Tue, eve, 05 Oct - 14 Dec '21

Duration: 11 sessions (over 11 weeks)

Or call to enrol:020 7831 7831

Any questions? classics@citylit.ac.uk
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What is the course about?

Improving your confidence in translating the Bible from Hebrew, understanding what translations are unable to convey.

This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

Remaining pa’al verb forms, piel verbs, plural possessives, reading the Creation story.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- Recognise all Pa’al verb forms and some other verbs, and all noun forms
- translate with more confidence.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

This is an intermediate course and requires Biblical Hebrew Level 1 or an equivalent. As this course is taught in English, please read the outline carefully to decide if you may benefit from support with your English skills to help you take part fully in this class.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Students will be expected to read and translate in class, to do some exercises during the week and to learn vocabulary each week.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

You will need to bring the textbook each week: The First Hebrew Primer Third Edition: The Adult Beginners Path to Biblical Hebrew by Simon Resnikoff and Motzkin, published by EKS, California. This can be purchased from John Trotter at Manor House Books www.manorhousebooks.co.uk for £39.50, and also from Amazon and other online sellers.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Biblical Hebrew 2 module 2.

We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.