Old Testament Survey

Old Testament Survey
Survey of the Old Testament, integrated with extensive field study in the biblical world; leads to understanding, appreciation, and application of scriptural teachings today.
REL A
101
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 NoteJerusalem Center courses may not be repeated.
 TaughtSpring, Summer
 OfferedOffered only at the BYU Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies.
Course Outcomes

Understand in Context

Students who successfully complete the requirements for this course will be able to demonstrate that they have acquired an understanding of the Old Testament narrative in its context.

Doctrines and principles

Students who successfully complete the requirements for this course will be able to demonstrate that they have acquired an understanding of the Old Testament’s fundamental doctrines and principles.

Witness of Jehovah

Students who successfully complete the requirements of this course will be able to demonstrate that they have acquired and understanding of how the Old Testament bears witness of the work of Jehovah.

Application

Students who successfully complete the requirements of this course will be able to demonstrate that they have acquired an understanding of how selected Old Testament passages can be applied to daily living.