BINT 270 • Research Methods for the Study of Scripture (3 units)
Prerequisite: NT 101C, OT 201C. An introductory examination of biblical exposition for ministry which includes an understanding of the theological foundations for preaching, an acquaintance with the basic secondary materials used in biblical interpretation, and an overview of the procedures of biblical exegesis.

BINT 291, 292, 293 • Special Topics (1, 2, 3 units)
Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Study of a special topic in Biblical Interpretation. May be repeated for credit.

BINT 440 • New Testament Backgrounds (3 units)
Prerequisite: NT 101C. A study of the Greek, Roman, and Jewish backgrounds of the New Testament is made in order to give the New Testament student an understanding of the world of Jesus and the early church. Extensive readings in representative texts from the New Testament period, including the Dead Sea Scrolls.

BINT 470 • Special Topics (1-3 units)
Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Study in a special topic in the field of Biblical Interpretation. May be repeated for credit.

BINT 476 • Old Testament Backgrounds
(3 units)
Prerequisites: OT 201C, NT 101C, and one additional upper division course in Old Testament. An exploration of Egyptian, Babylonian, Assyrian, and Persian backgrounds to the Old Testament, designed to provide the student with an understanding of the Old Testament world.

BINT 480 • Individual Studies (1-3 units)
Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor and division chair. May be repeated for credit.

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