The biblical scholar John Rogerson has said ‘on any showing the Old Testament is a remarkable collection of books produced by a remarkable group of people'.
This course aims to enable you to develop a deeper knowledge and understanding of the story, literature and theology of the Old Testament and give you the skills to handle the different texts and apply them to life today.
In so doing we will explore questions such as:
Next running in September 2021
This module contributes to the Higher Education Certificate in Theology, Mission and Ministry accredited by Durham University Common Awards. The course has two pieces of assessment, one which focuses on a specific text and the other on a wider biblical theme such as justice, creation or covenant. Students who would like to take the module for credit will need to submit work for assessment.
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For ministry students studying as part of their training, discernment or development please contact YSOM to discuss fee remission.
For students studying independently the cost is as follows:
£110 – Teaching only
£330 – fully accredited module
The course is accessible to a wide range of people from those with no formal academic qualifications to post graduates.
If you have any further questions or would like to discuss any aspect of the course, please contact us on the details overleaf.