This subject explores Israelite texts that reflect on living well and justly with one another (wisdom) and before God (worship) through life's varied circumstances. The interconnections between creation, human experience and language about God within Israel's varied wisdom and worship traditions are critically evaluated. Key texts examined include Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Lamentations, Sirach and the Wisdom of Solomon, focusing on their respective literary features, socio-cultural contexts and diverse philosophical, religious and moral perspectives.
No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2021.
School of Theology
Students are recommended to have prior knowledge equivalent to or studied THL105.
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of THL209 in Session 2 2020. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2021. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.