HDS 4102

Elementary Syriac

Ute Possekel


A thorough introduction to classical Syriac, a Christian dialectic of Aramaic. The first semester will cover the basics of grammar, and the second will introduce students to selected readings from select texts from the Syriac tradition. Daily preparation and active class participation mandatory.

Enrollment Limited: Limited to 15 students. Instructor's permission required.
Open to BTI Students: Yes

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1.00 credits
Full year course 2014-2015
M W F 11am-12pm
Rockefeller Hall Room 114

Relationship to Program Requirements

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MTS Area(s) of Focus None
MDiv Distribution Category/ies None
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) Basic language course