Not currently offered
Course code



10 units


6000 level

Course handbook


This course will allow students to pursue at greater depth a topic or issue confronting Biblical scholarship in the 21st century under the tutelage and guidance of a specialist in the field. Students will develop a topic in collaboration with the Course Coordinator and execute a minor research task in response to this.


Not currently offered.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate advanced knowledge of a particular topic, theme, or text as part of the wider dimension of discourse within Biblical studies;

2. Show that they are apprised of a selection of core literature and other sources relevant to their chosen area.

3. Demonstrate advanced skills of literature review and analysis pertinent to their selected sources.

4. Present a major work (in sections) that demonstrates early and developing skills of descriptive, interpretive and critical research based on literature, which may include Biblical exegesis.


Students will develop and execute a minor research project in collaboration with the Course Coordinator.


This course replaces THEO6033. If you have successfully completed THEO6033 you cannot enrol in this course.

Assessment items

Written Assignment: 2 x 1,800 word submissions

Written Assignment: 1 x 2,400 word submission