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Course, academic year 2023/2024
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Old Testament Exegesis: Jacob, that is, Israel--From Text Reading to Biblical Theology - RETA1043 (Jacob, that is, Israel: From Text Reading to Biblical Theology)
Title: SZP-Old Testament Exegesis
Guaranteed by: Department of Old Testament Studies (27-SZ)
Faculty: Protestant Theological Faculty
Actual: from 2023
Semester: both
Points: 2
E-Credits: 2
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 0/2, C [HT]
Capacity: winter:unknown / unlimited (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
Key competences:  
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Additional information:
Note: you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: prof. Martin Prudký, Dr.
Last update: prof. Martin Prudký, Dr. (02.10.2023)
The aim of the course is to deepen knowledge of biblical exegesis with the help of selected texts from the Old
The course is taught by distance learning on the moodle learning portal.
This year the course focuses on the Jacob cycle of Genesis (25:19-35:29), particularly on the interpretation and reception history of the narrative of Jacob's struggle at Jabbok (Gen. 32:23-33). Students are expected to study the discussed texts for each lesson on an ongoing basis, to read the recommended literature, and to prepare analyses, interpretations, and interpretive suggestions for the texts under discussion.

Last update: prof. Martin Prudký, Dr. (02.10.2023)

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Learning resources
Last update: prof. Martin Prudký, Dr. (02.10.2023)

Key: Jacob

Course completion requirements
Last update: prof. Martin Prudký, Dr. (02.10.2023)

Passing the course is conditional on the acceptance of a paper written by the student (5-8 standard pages) on one of the themes or texts covered during the semester. See details in the moodle course.

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