OT002-512 – Old Testament Prophets and Writings

Credit Points

12 Credit Points (CPS)

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate Foundational knowledge and understanding of the contents, themes and character of the Prophetic books and the Writings.
  • Be able to outline the content and character of the writings of the Prophetic Books/Latter Prophets and the Writings
  • Identify the influence of the Ancient Near Eastern background on the Prophetic Books/Latter Prophets and the Writings
  • Describe the themes and theology of the Prophetic Books/Latter Prophets and the Writings
  • Be in a position to use perspectives from ‘Old Testament Prophets and Writings’ for personal understanding and in ministry contexts

Content

Section A. Prophetic Books/Latter Prophets

  • The Book of Isaiah
  • The Book of Jeremiah
  • The Book of Ezekiel
  • The Book of Daniel
  • The Twelve (at least four in detail)

Section B. The Writings

  • Chronicles, Ezra and Nehemiah
  • The Book of Psalms
  • Wisdom Literature