101年第2學期-2952 聖經語言與文化 課程資訊
|quizzes||10||bi-weekly quizzes over stories|
|Midterm||15||written exam, open book|
|Final||15||written exam, open book|
|Leading class discussion||30||done in groups in front of the class|
|participation||30||participating in class discussion|
Have a basic understanding of the most well known Biblical stories so that they will
- recognize allusions to the Biblical characters, places and sayings when they come across them in literature.
- be able to apply a contemporary literary approach to reading the Bible while placing it in the context of ancient Near Eastern literature.
-be acquainted with the historical and cultural background of the texts, thereby enabling them to better understand the intentions of the writers.
- have gained more insight into the Bibles influence on western thought