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Old Testament
OLD TESTAMENT
CLASS CODE: REL 302H CREDITS:  3 FEE:  $5.00
DIVISION: GENERAL STUDIES
DEPARTMENT: HONORS PROGRAM
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course fulfills a General Education - Religion requirement.

CATALOG DESCRIPTION: A study of the Old Testament from Joshua through Malachi.
DESCRIPTION:
TOPICS: Conquest of Canaan; period of the Judges; Samuel, the Prophet; the United Monarchy under Saul, David, Solomon; the divided kingdom; Canaanite religion; the scattering of Israel and Judah; the return of the Jews from exile; the books of poetry; and the prophets.
OBJECTIVES: 1- To understand the history of Israel from their entrance into the land of Canaan to the return of the Jews from Babylonian exile.
2- To become acquainted with Old Testament poetry and the writings of the prophets.
REQUIREMENTS: Regular attendance is required. All faculty give assignments, but each determines his/her own combination of text assignments, projects, and tests.
PREREQUISITES: Student must have a 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA to take an Honor's course.
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EFFECTIVE DATE: January 2003