About This Class
Study of Hebrew Syntax and its application in the various genres of the Tanach.
Prerequisite: 503Heb. [Please note: any student who wants to waive the Prerequisite (503Heb) may do so by passing the Hebrew Proficiency exam. If you would like to inquire further about this option, please contact Student Services at: 1-888-547-8889.]
Textbook: Ronald J. Williams, Williams Hebrew Syntax, 3rd Edition: Revised by John Beckman (Univ of Toronto, 2007).
Students must purchase this textbook from a source of their choosing. It is available from Amazon.com for $17.70 plus shipping.
The course grade will be determine from three sources: (1) weekly assignments, (2) interaction & dialog on the class forum (i.e., class participation), and (3) a written project to be completed by the end of the quarter. This project will consist of a translation of Jonah with accompanying syntax notes. Specific direction for this project will be given by the Instructor in the third or fourth week of the quarter.