Current and Upcoming Course Offerings in
Hebrew Bible and Ancient Near Eastern Studies

 

WINTER 2018

BIBHEB 206/526 Magic and the Bible: Tales of Cult and Wonder (5 cr.)
T/TH 10:30-12:20
Instructor: Prof. Scott Noegel

 

NEAR E 305/505 The Biblical Prophets (3 cr.)
T/TH 1:30-2:50
Instructor: Dr. Gary Martin

 

NEAR E TBD Archaeology of Biblical Israel (5 cr.)
M/W 3:30-5:20
Instructor: Prof. Stephanie Selover

 

RELIG 322 Gospels and Jesus of Nazareth (5 cr.)
M/W 9:30-11:20
Instructor: Prof. Michael Williams

 

RELIG 408 Emerging Christian Religion (5 cr.)
T/TH 9:30-11:20
Instructor: Prof. Michael Williams

 

HIST 388 Jerusalem and the Holy Land: From King David to the Crusades (5 cr.)
M/W 10:30-12:20
Instructor: Prof. Joel Walker

 

RELIG 201 Introduction to Judaism, Christianity, and Islam (5 cr.)
M/T/W/TH 11:30-12:20
Instructor: Prof. Mika Ahuvia

 

EGYPT 101/511 Hieroglyphic Egyptian I (5 cr.)
T/TH 1:30-3:20
Instructor: Prof. Scott Noegel

 

 

SPRING 2018

BIBHEB 207/527 Biblical Proverbs (5 cr.)
T/TH 10:30-12:20
Instructor: Prof. Scott Noegel

 

NEAR E 306/506 History of Biblical Interpretation (3 cr.)
M/W 1:30-2:50
Instructor: Dr. Gary Martin

 

NEAR E 307/507 From Israelites to Jews: The First Six Centuries BCE (3 cr.)
T/TH 1:30-2:50
Instructor: Dr. Gary Martin

 

NEAR E TBD Introduction to the Archaeology of Ancient Egypt (5 cr.)
M/W 3:30-5:20
Instructor: Prof. Stephanie Selover

 

NEAR E 314 Archaeology of Early Islam (5 cr.)
T/TH 3:30-5:20
Instructor: Prof. Stephanie Selover

 

RELIG 412 Creation Myths and Early Christianity (5 cr.)
M/W 9:30-11:20
Instructor: Prof. Michael Williams

 

HSTAM 250 The Mongol Empire (5 cr.)
M/W 10:00-11:20

F 9:30-10:30 sections
Instructor: Prof. Joel Walker

 

RELIG 502 Entangled Histories: Christians and Muslims in the Middle East (5 cr.)
M 1:30-4:20
Instructor: Prof. Joel Walker

 

 

SUMMER 2018 (tentative)

A Term NEAR E 201 Introduction to the Ancient Near East (5 cr.)
Instructor: Dr. Gary Martin

 

B Term NEAR E 202 Introduction to the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament (5 cr.)
Instructor: Dr. Gary Martin

 

 

AUTUMN 2018

BIBHEB 101/521 Elementary Biblical Hebrew (5 cr)
M/W/F 10:00-11:20
Instructor: Dr. Gary Martin

 

NEAR E 3XX:Archaeology of Ancient Near Eastern Warfare and Empire (5 cr)
T/TH 3:30-5:20
Instructor: Prof. Stephenie Selover

 

RELIG 220 Bible: New Testament (5 cr.)
TBD
Instructor: Prof. Michael Williams

 

COPTIC 101 Introduction to Sahidic Coptic (5 cr.)
TBD
Instructor: Prof. Michael Williams

 

HISTAM 111 The Ancient World (5 cr.)
M/T/W/TH 10:30-11:20
Instructor: Prof. Joel Walker

 


WINTER 2019

BIBHEB 102/522 Elementary Biblical Hebrew (5 cr)
M/W/F 10:00-11:20
Instructor: Dr. Gary Martin

 

NEAR E 201: Intro to Ancient Near East (5 cr)
M/W 1:30-3:20

F quiz section
Instructor: Dr. Gary Martin

 

NEAR E 207 Introduction to the Archaeology of Ancient Iran (5 cr)
M/W/ 3:30-5:20
Instructor: Prof. Stephenie Selover

 

NEAR E 312 Looting and Loss (5 cr)
T/TH 3:30-5:20
Instructor: Prof. Stephenie Selover

 

COPTIC 102 Readings in Coptic (5 cr.)
TBD
Instructor: Prof. Michael Williams

 

HON 241 Bull of Heaven and Earth: Animal-Human Relations from Lascaux to the Chicago Stockyards (5 cr.)
M/W 10:30-12:20
Instructor: Prof. Joel Walker

 

RELIG 502 Jerusalem: From King David to the Dome of the Rock (5 cr.)
M 1:30-4:20
Instructor: Prof. Joel Walker

 

 

SPRING 2019

BIBHEB 103/523 Elementary Biblical Hebrew (5 cr)
M/W/F 10:00-11:20
Instructor: Dr. Gary Martin

 

NEAR E 309 Death and Afterlife in the Ancient World (3 cr)
M/W 1:30-2:50
Instructor: Dr. Gary Martin

 

NEAR E 208  Introduction to Ancient Near Eastern Archaeology (5 cr)
M/W/ 3:30-5:20
Instructor: Prof. Stephenie Selover

 

NEAR E 313 Ancient Technologies of the Near East (5 cr)
T/TH 3:30-5:20
Instructor: Prof. Stephenie Selover

 

COPTIC 103 Readings in Coptic (5 cr.)
TBD
Instructor: Prof. Michael Williams

 

RELIG 412 Creation Myths and Early Christianity (5 cr.)
TBD
Instructor: Prof. Michael Williams

 

HSTAM 250 The Mongol Empire (5 cr.)
M/W 10:00-11:20

F 9:30-10:30 sections
Instructor: Prof. Joel Walker