Dr. Shirley's Web Courses

REL 101 - Old Testament Survey

Class Assignments

This page provides links to the assignments for the course.
Assignments and dates are tentative and may be adjusted depending on the progress of the class.

The weekly reports will usually consist of 2 parts :
A : Your 6 "Key Verses" for the week. There are no "right" or "wrong" verses - just write out the verses which seemed most meaningful to you. This will show me that you have read, and hopefully thought about, the readings.
B : 20 questions on the assigned readings for the week. These will be mainly from the Old Testament, but occasionally there will be some from the text-book or other material - these will be indicated by "according to the text-book" or some similar phrase.
I know this will appear at first to be rather a large amount of reading and writing. However, if I were conducting this as a Lecture-based Course, there would be a requirement to learn set passages of material each week, and a weekly quiz to check students' progress, so the Web-based Course is probably easier in this respect.

NOTE : there are 6 Essays due at various times during the semester, in addition to the weekly Reports.

Remember to check your work with Turnitin before sending it to me.

Please send comments or questions to : Dr. Rollinson

 

The dates are for the 2008 Fall Semester

 

Week 1 - Report 1 and Essay 1 - Due : 9 am, Monday, August 25

Week 2 - Report 2 - Due : 9 am, Tuesday, September 2 - one day later because of Labor Day

Week 3 - Report 3 and Essay 2 - Due : 9 am, September 8

Week 4 - Report 4 - Due : 9 am, September 15

Week 5 - Report 5 and Essay 3 - Due : 9 am, September 22

Week 6 - Report 6 - Due : 9 am, September 29

Week 7 - Report 7 - Due : 9 am, October 6

Week 8 - Report 8 - Due 9 am, October 13

Mid-term Exam - Due 12 midnight, Wednesday, October 15

Week 9 - Report 9 and Essay 4 - Due : 9 am, October 20

Week 10 - Report 10 - Due : 9 am, October 27

Week 11 - Report 11 and Essay 5 - Due : 9 am, November 3

Week 12 - Report 12 - Due : 9 am, November 10

Week 13 - Report 13 and Essay 6 - Due : 9 am, November 17

Week 14 - Report 14 - Due : 9 am, December 1 - one week later because of Thanksgiving Break

Week 15 - Report 15 - Due : 9 am, December 8

Week 16 - Final Exam - Due : 12 midnight, WEDNESDAY, December 10

 

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Dr. Rollinson

Department of Religion
ENMU
Portales, NM 88130

Last Updated: October 3, 2008

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