Using the best inductive and deductive approaches to classical language, Basics of Biblical Hebrew uses actual examples from the Hebrew Old Testament rather than made-up illustrations and emphasizes understanding the structural pattern of the Hebrew language rather than rote memorization.
Designed for self-learners and academic students looking to refresh their knowledge of Hebrew, this course is supported by the best-selling textbook Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar: Third Edition.
All course material—instructional videos, readings, practice exercises, quizzes, and vocabulary review—is available online for study at your own convenience.
By completing this 2-course sequence, you will gain:
a firm grasp on the building blocks of Old Testament Hebrew, including the Hebrew alphabet, numerical system, pronunciation, and punctuation
foundational knowledge of Hebrew nouns, prepositions, adjectives, pronouns, and other parts of speech
an introduction to Hebrew verb forms
the foundational knowledge required to begin studying the Old Testament in its original Hebrew
- deeper familiarity with and knowledge of the building blocks of classical Hebrew, including sentence syntax
- more extensive knowledge of Hebrew verbs and their various forms
How this course helps you succeed in learning Hebrew:
Work at your own pace.
Take as much time as you need to work through each lesson—up to 12