Dive into the stories and teachings of the Bible, exploring both the Old and New Testaments, with the biblical literature emphasis.
- Courses discuss the life and teachings of Paul, biblical interpretation throughout various historical periods and biblical narrative.
- Elective courses allow you to choose from a variety of subjects that address personal interests and help meet future goals.
A solid understanding and knowledge of biblical literature provides a background for careers such as church leadership, missions and evangelism, and Christian education. Continued study is also available in seminary programs, philosophy, history and a variety of other subjects.
Note: Emphasis courses are additional courses that are to be completed alongside the general education and parent program requirements as dictated by the Fresno Pacific University catalog. Please review the course requirements for baccalaureate programs and the general education summary in the Undergraduate Academic Catalog.
Emphasis Required Courses
|BLIT-310-BLIT 349||OT Biblical Literature||3|
|BLIT-310-BLIT 349||NT Biblical Literature||3|
|BLIT-310-BLIT 349||Units Biblical Literature (OT or NT)||3|
|BIB 304||Paul and His Letters||3|
|BIB 441 or|
|Biblical Interpretation: to 18th Century or|
Biblical Interpretation: 19th-21st Centuries
|LIT 395||Text and Performance||3|
Select six units of the following
|MIN||any course with this prefix|
|REL||any course with this prefix|
|THEO||any course with this prefix|
|COM 368 or|
|Ancient and Medieval Rhetoric or|
Ancient and Medieval Rhetoric
|HIST 360||Greece: Drama and Paideia in the Polis||4|
|HIST 365||Rome: Politics, Pagans and Patristics||4|
|LIT 460||Critical Approaches to Literature||3|