HEBREW

CRN

90031

Distribution

D

Course No.

HEB 101

Title

Beginning Hebrew

Professor

Hezi Brosh

Schedule

Mon Tu Wed Th 9:00 am - 10:00 am LC 208

Cross listed: Jewish Studies

The course is an introduction to modern Hebrew as it is spoken and written in Israel today. It begins with the learning of script and pronunciation and works rapidly into a wide range of texts and topics that build active and passive lexicon as well as grammatical structures. Differences between standard and colloquial Hebrew as well as significant aspects of Israeli culture will be highlighted. Open to students with no previous knowledge in Hebrew and to others in consultation with the instructor.