Hebrew (HEBREW)

Courses

HEBREW 1A. Fundamentals of Hebrew. 5 Units.

Designed for students with little or no exposure to Hebrew. Introduction to modern Israeli Hebrew. Students learn the writing system and basics of grammar via latest pedagogical materials and real-world texts. Topics in Jewish culture and Biblical Hebrew are included.

Prerequisite: Placement into HEBREW 1A.

HEBREW 1B. Fundamentals of Hebrew. 5 Units.

Designed for students with little or no exposure to Hebrew. Introduction to modern Israeli Hebrew. Students learn the writing system and basics of grammar via latest pedagogical materials and real-world texts. Topics in Jewish culture and Biblical Hebrew are included.

Prerequisite: HEBREW 1A or placement into HEBREW 1B. HEBREW 1A with a grade of C or better.

HEBREW 1C. Fundamentals of Hebrew. 5 Units.

Designed for students with little or no exposure to Hebrew. Introduction to modern Israeli Hebrew. Students learn the writing system and basics of grammar via latest pedagogical materials and real-world texts. Topics in Jewish culture and Biblical Hebrew are included.

Prerequisite: HEBREW 1B or placement into HEBREW 1C. HEBREW 1B with a grade of C or better.

(VI)

HEBREW 2A. Intermediate Hebrew. 4 Units.

Designed for students to advance their Hebrew language skills from introductory to intermediate level. Emphasizes development of meaningful communicative skills and critical study of Hebrew culture. Students develop reading, writing, speaking, listening, grammatical, and cultural skills.

Prerequisite: HEBREW 1C. HEBREW 1C with a grade of C or better.

Restriction: School of Humanities and International Studies majors have first consideration for enrollment.

(VIII)

HEBREW 2B. Intermediate Hebrew. 4 Units.

Designed for students to advance their Hebrew language skills from introductory to intermediate level. Emphasizes development of meaningful communicative skills and critical study of Hebrew culture. Students develop reading, writing, speaking, listening, grammatical, and cultural skills.

Prerequisite: HEBREW 2A. HEBREW 2A with a grade of C or better.

Restriction: School of Humanities and International Studies majors have first consideration for enrollment.

(VIII)

HEBREW 2C. Intermediate Hebrew. 4 Units.

Designed for students to advance their Hebrew language skills from introductory to intermediate level. Emphasizes development of meaningful communicative skills and critical study of Hebrew culture. Students develop reading, writing, speaking, listening, grammatical, and cultural skills.

Prerequisite: HEBREW 2B. HEBREW 2B with a grade or C or better.

Restriction: School of Humanities and International Studies majors have first consideration for enrollment.

(VIII)

HEBREW 10A. Hebrew Peer-to-Peer Language Mentor Program. 1 Unit.

Peer-to-Peer Language Mentor Program in which student mentors work with student mentees to increase the language skills of both participants. One hour weekly meetings. HEBREW 10A is for language mentors.

Grading Option: Pass/no pass only.

Repeatability: May be taken for credit 4 times.

HEBREW 10B. Hebrew Peer-to-Peer Language Mentor Program. 1 Unit.

Peer-to-Peer Language Mentor Program in which student mentors work with student mentees to increase the language skills of both participants. One hour weekly meetings. HEBREW 10B is for language mentors.

Grading Option: Pass/no pass only.

Repeatability: May be taken for credit 4 times.

HEBREW 50. Jewish and Israeli Culture. 4 Units.

Examination of subjects relevant to the culture of Israel and Judaism in their historical and modern day contexts through the study of film, literature, religious texts, artistic representations, etc.

(IV, VIII)

HEBREW 199. Independent Study. 4 Units.

Research paper required.

Repeatability: May be repeated for credit unlimited times.

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