Wisdom Literature

Stage Two

TitleWisdom Literature
Pre-requisitesOne paper (15 NZQA credits) in Biblical Studies
LecturerKevin Waldie
NZ Credit ValueNZQA NQF Level 6 (15 credits)
AUS Credit ValueTEQSA AQF Level 6 (9 credit points)
Duration12 teaching weeks + 2 weeks study & exams + Assignment week + 2 mid-semester break weeks. For more details check the Academic Calendar
Course Unit OutlineSydney College of Divinity course description
Fees (NZ$)See the Fees Guide
DescriptionThis course unit explores the place of wisdom in Ancient Israel and the theological issues it raises within that faith community. Building on the skills developed in previous biblical studies, it develops the critical exegetical and analytical skills of the student through the examination of specific texts from Proverbs, Job or Ecclesiastes.