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Penn State University Park

Begin date: Fall 2004
End date: Spring 2015

Jewish Studies Minor - ARCHIVE

University Park, College of the Liberal Arts (J ST)

This is an interdisciplinary minor for students interested in the study of Jewish history, thought, and culture. Time periods and geographical areas covered range from ancient Israel and its environs to much of the modern world. Specializations include, but are not limited to, archaeology and history, Biblical studies, history of religions and intellectual history, anti-Semitism, Zionism and modern Israel, and Hebrew language and modern literature.

For the Jewish Studies minor, a minimum of 18 credits is required, with at least 6 credits at the 400 level. Up to 9 credits of study abroad may be substituted for supporting course requirements.

All required course work must be completed with a grade of C or higher.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 18 credits

PRESCRIBED COURSES (3 credits)
J ST 010 GH;IL(3)/HEBR 010 GH;IL(3) (Sem: 1-6)

SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (15 credits)
Select 15 credits in Jewish Studies from approved department list; 6 credits must be at the 400 level (Sem: 5-8)
(Up to 9 credits of education abroad courses selected in consultation with the adviser may be applied to the requirements for the minor.)

 

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 2004

Blue Sheet Item #: 32-06-180

Review Date: 4/13/04

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