The Pentateuch

OT420/620 (English) OT430/OT630 (Hebrew)

WORKLOAD: One semester, 4 credit points.
STATUS: Elective
PRE / CO-REQUISITES / EXCLUSIONS: 16 credit points of core foundation units which include OT301/501 and OT302/502. OT430/630 requires the completion of LA003A and LA003B
WHEN: Semester 1, 2016 (evening, English only)
WHO: Andrew Malone


  1. The theology of the Pentateuch, including themes such as covenant, law, land, grace, providence, leadership, salvation, mission, holy war, presence / tabernacle, priesthood, sacrifice, holiness.
  2. EITHER: Exegesis of select English passages,OR: Translation and exegesis of select Hebrew passages.

Assessment will be one essay on Exodus and one essay on Leviticus, concerned with how they intersect with wider themes in the Pentateuch and the Bible.



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