The aims and objectives of the course are six in number. The goals are to prompt you to . . .
discover or rediscover the Bible as a literary work;
- identify the major genres that make up the Bible;
- learn to read parts of the Bible in keeping with the conventions of biblical genres;
- enjoy the literary artistry and presentation of human experience in the Bible;
- increase your understanding of literature and its study;
- lead you to love and admire the Bible even more than you currently do.