OT303 Introduction to Old Testament Translation

This course will introduce students to specific issues and difficulties related to the translation of the Old Testament. Classroom topics will cover items such as Hebrew idioms and poetic expressions, hapax legomena, qere-kethiv, variations of fauna and animal life, and linguistic variations among genres found in the Old Testament, among other topics.
Prerequisites: BT201 Problems in Bible Translation and OT302 Intermediate Hebrew. Three credits.