OTS205/OTS605: Genesis
The BibleMesh Institute

OTS205/OTS605: Genesis

The course illuminates the book of Genesis in light of the Bible’s grand story.

At a Glance

  • Assigned proctor to guide you through the course and provide extra assignments
  • Access to all course material—video lectures; readings enhanced by maps, photos, timelines, and charts; key concept reviews, and quizzes
  • Access to the Cerego learning system to build memory retention of course objectives
  • $250 per month access to complete the course at your own pace


120 hours

Only enroll in this course if you have applied to the BibleMesh Institute, been accepted and directed to take this course.

More Details

Based on the Genesis: (Story of God) commentary by Tremper Longman III, this course offers a clear and compelling introduction to the entire book of Genesis, guiding students in creatively and faithfully living out its message in their own contexts. Longman’s story-centric approach is ideal for formal and informal students alike, and for everyone who wants to better understand Genesis in today’s world.

The course is organized around three concepts applied to each passage in Genesis, listening to the story, explaining the story, and living the story.

All course material—instructional videos, readings, practical exercises, and quizzes—is available online for study at your own convenience.

Course Outline

  1. Introduction to Genesis
  2. Genesis 1-3
  3. Genesis 4-5
  4. Genesis 6-9
  5. Genesis 10-12
  6. Genesis 13-16
  7. Genesis 17-20
  8. Genesis 21-23 [MIDTERM]
  9. Genesis 24-25
  10. Genesis 26-28
  11. Genesis 29-32
  12. Genesis 33-35
  13. Genesis 36-38
  14. Genesis 39-44
  15. Genesis 45-50 [FINAL EXAM]