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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Hebrew (HEBR)

HEBR 001 Basic Modern Hebrew I (4) An introduction to modern Hebrew in its written and spoken forms; oral and aural work stressed.
Effective: Summer 1990
 

HEBR 002 Basic Modern Hebrew II (4) Continued study of grammar; emphasis on improving oral-aural facility, with increased attention to reading and writing.
Effective: Summer 1990
Prerequisite: HEBR 001  

HEBR 003 Intermediate Modern Hebrew (4) Grammar, reading, composition, and oral and aural exercises.
Effective: Summer 1977
Prerequisite: HEBR 002  

HEBR 010 (GH;IL) (J ST 010) Jewish Civilization (3) Life of the Jewish people from Biblical times, emphasizing cultural, religious, and institutional developments.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

HEBR 097 Special Topics (1-6) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be taught in one year or semester.
Effective: Fall 1992
 

HEBR 099 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

HEBR 151 (J ST 151, CAMS 151) Introductory Biblical Hebrew (3) Fundamentals of Biblical Hebrew grammar, syntax, and vocabulary.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

HEBR 152 (CAMS 152, J ST 152) Intermediate Biblical Hebrew (3) Intermediate study of Biblical Hebrew grammar, syntax, and vocabulary.
Effective: Summer 2005
Prerequisite: HEBR 151  

HEBR 197 Special Topics (1-6) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be taught in one year or semester.
Effective: Fall 1992
 

HEBR 199 (IL) Foreign Study--Basic Hebrew (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

HEBR 294 Research Project (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Summer 1994
 

HEBR 295 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction including field experiences, practicums, or internships.
Effective: Summer 1986
Prerequisite: prior approval of proposed assignment by instructor  

HEBR 296 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 1986
 

HEBR 297 Special Topics (1-6) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be taught in one year or semester.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

HEBR 299 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

HEBR 395 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction including field experiences, practica, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Summer 1996
Prerequisite: prior approval of proposed assignment by instructor  

HEBR 397 Special Topics (1-6) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be taught in one year or semester.
Effective: Fall 1992
 

HEBR 399 (IL) Foreign Study--Intermediate Hebrew (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

HEBR 401 Advanced Hebrew--Conversation Emphasis (3 per semester, maximum of 6) Development of oral proficiency through discussions focusing on issues in contemporary Jewish culture.
Effective: Summer 2011
 

HEBR 402 Advanced Hebrew--Reading Emphasis (3 per semester, maximum of 6) Readings in representative works of traditional and modern literature; practice in composition; study of aspects of Jewish culture.
Effective: Summer 2011
 

HEBR 451 Advanced Biblical Hebrew (3) Translation and analysis of selected readings in Biblical Hebrew texts; attention will be paid to grammatical as well as literary details.
Effective: Spring 2007
Prerequisite: HEBR 152 or equivalent  

HEBR 452 Readings in Biblical Hebrew (3) Translation and analysis of selected readings in Biblical Hebrew texts; attention will be paid to grammatical as well as literary details.
Effective: Spring 2007
Prerequisite: HEBR 451 or equivalent  

HEBR 494 Research Project (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Summer 1994
 

HEBR 494H Research Project (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Fall 2007
 

HEBR 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects including research and design which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Fall 1982
 

HEBR 497 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be taught in one year or semester.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

HEBR 498 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Fall 1992
 

HEBR 499 (IL) Foreign Study--Advanced Hebrew (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

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