Classical Hebrew degreeGiven the location, I hope they add some courses on ancient Phoenician and Punic languages and archaeology.
(Times of Malta)
The course will enable the students to read ancient Jewish texts such as the Hebrew Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls.
A BA/BA (Hons) degree in Classical Hebrew will be offered as of next month by the University’s Department of Oriental Studies. The degree gives an overview of ancient Israelite and Jewish history and culture, covering the period ranging from the 12th century BC to the 2nd century AD, and of the development of the Hebrew language during this period.
Various language courses on Classical and post-Classical Hebrew (starting from the very basics of the language) will be on offer, which will enable the students to read ancient Jewish texts, such as the Hebrew Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls, in their original language.
Sunday, September 05, 2010
Classical Hebrew degree in Malta
COOL: You can now get a degree in Classical Hebrew at the University of Malta: