Interpretation of Interpretation of the Poetical and Prophetical Books of the Old Testament from the Septuagint Text

Course Information
TitleΕρμηνεία ποιητικών και προφητικών βιβλίων της Παλαιάς Διαθήκης απο τα κείμενα των Εβδομήκοντα / Interpretation of Interpretation of the Poetical and Prophetical Books of the Old Testament from the Septuagint Text
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorTimoleon Galanis
Course ID60000269

Programme of Study: Anamorfōméno PPS Tmīmatos THeologías (2020)

Registered students: 67
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course424

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID

Class Schedule

HallΕξ αποστάσεως (900)
CalendarΠέμπτη 13:00 έως 16:00
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • German (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to: -Approach critically Old Testament texts -Describe the historical context of the Old Testament Poetical and Prophetical books -Use the critical text and the relevant biblical terminology as a scientific tool for Old Testament Poetical and Prophetical books interpretation -Interpret the biblical texts by making the necessary references to modern reality
General Competences
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course approaches the the Old Testament based on the interpretive tradition of the Orthodox Church and the findings of modern biblical science. In particular one psalm from each literary separately is analysed. Moreover the issue of Jewish eschatology, is approached according the Old Testament Prophets.
Βιβλε, ΟΤ, Poetical and Prophetical Books, Septuagint
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
Reading Assigment401.6
Written assigments180.7
Student Assessment
Formative written essay and oral or written final exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Ι. Μουρτζιος , Προφητεια και προφητες στον βιβλικο Ισραηλ, 2015
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