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Beyond Bible core, the following are required for the majors in Biblical Studies:


Course Number Course Name Credit
  Required Courses 9
BIBL 201 Biblical Interpretation  
BIBL 202W Research Methods  
THEO 240 Introduction to Christian Theology  
  Canonical Focus Courses (pick THREE; must take 1 course in OT and 1 course in NT) 9
BIBL 310 Torah  
BIBL 320 From Conquest to Exile  
BIBL 340 Prophets  
BIBL 350 Wisdom and Poetry  
BIBL 360 Jesus and the Gospels  
BIBL 370 Paul: His Life and Letters  
BIBL 380 Hebrews and the General Epistles  
BIBL 390 Apocalyptic Literature  
  Contextual Focus Courses (pick THREE) 9
BIBL 315 Science and the Bible  
BIBL 325 Women in Scripture  
BIBL 335 Judaism and Jesus  
BIBL 345 Politics and the Bible  
BIBL 355 Film and the Bible  
BIBL 365 Sex, Violence, and the Bible  
BIBL 375 The Marginalized and the Bible  
BIBL 385 The Sermon on the Mount: Yesterday and Today  
  Culminating Senior Experience 3
BIBL 440 Senior Seminar  
  Subtotal Credit Hours for All Tracks: 30
Track One: Without Languages 9
  2 additional BIBL courses  
  1 additional THEO course  
  Total Credit Hours: 39
Track Two: With Languages  15
  2 consecutive semesters of Greek or Hebrew  
  2 additional BIBL courses (HEBR 201 or GREE 201 can count toward this total)  
  1 additional THEO course  
  Total Credit Hours: 45