Courses Catalogue

The Old Testament I

COURSE CODE: CRE 2102
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Arts (Primary), B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Required Readings

  • Bandstra, Barry L. (2009)in Reading the Old Testament: Introduction to the Hebrew Bible. Fourth edition. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.
  • Bill, T. Arnold.,  Williamson, H. G. M.  (2005).Dictionary of the Old Testament: Historical Books. Downers Grove, Ill: InterVarsity.
  • Cundall, A,E & Leon M ( 1968) The Tyndale Old testament commentaries. Michigan : Inter – Versity Press.
  • Dutcher-Walls, Patricia. (2014) Reading the Historical Books: A Student’s Guide to Engaging the Biblical Text. Grand Rapids: Baker.
  • Hamilton, Victor P. (2001) Handbook on the Historical Books: Joshua, Judges, Ruth, Samuel, Kings, Chronicles, Ezra-Nehemiah, Esther. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker.
  • Long, V. Philips.  (1994) The Art of Biblical History. Grand Rapids, Mich: Zondervan.
  • Wills J.T (1984) Vol.6 of the living word commentary of the old testament commentaries, Michigan: Inter – versity Press.
  • Stuart, D. E (1993) Mastering the Old testament .vol.18: Downers Grove.
  •  The Bible in a modern translation, e.g., the NRSV, ESV, or NLT.