This course introduces the basic Hebrew grammar and pronunciation. Emphasis is placed on the strong verb.
Chronological survey of the OT canon; attention given to content, authorship, and dates of individual OT books; relevant archaeological discoveries and historicity of events examined.

The Old Testament books of Genesis-Kings are analyzed. The theological themes of these books are identified and traced throughout the Bible.

The Old Testament books of Job-Malachi are analyzed. The theological themes of these books are identified and traced throughout the Bible.
In addition to surveying the contents of the book, the course develops the understanding and skills of exegetical exposition.