Tim Hegg, Instructor
3 Qtr Hrs
A general introduction to biblical hermeneutics, including the history of rabbinic and Christian interpretation, word studies, genre, hermeneutical systems, and literary terms.
- Complete weekly reading assignments and accompanying short answer quizzes
- Interact on the class forums
- [For those in the 2 or 3 year program] Submit a term paper
Textbooks: Tim Hegg, Interpreting the Bible (TR, 2000) [This will be supplied to all students in the class as a pdf file. Only order this book if you want a hardcopy]; Kaiser & Silva, Introduction to Biblical Hermeneutics (Zondervan, 2007) [Students will need to purchase this textbook from their own chosen source, i.e., Amazon.com, etc.]