Program Information

Currently offered:

MINOR  in JUDAIC STUDIES
  • For entry to the Minor, the prerequisite is a grade of "C" or better in the first six credit hours of eligible courses on Judaic Studies topics.
  • The Minor requires the completion of 18 credit hours in eligible courses on Judaic Studies topics.


Not currently offered:

GENERAL MAJOR  JUDAIC STUDIES
TOTAL: 30 CREDIT HOURS
  • 6 credit hours in Language and Literature (Hebrew1, Yiddish, or Arabic2)
  • 6 credit hours in Judaic Civilization or Near Eastern Studies
  • 18 credit hours in  Judaic Studies

ADVANCED MAJOR  JUDAIC STUDIES
TOTAL: 48 CREDIT HOURS

  • 12credit hours in Language and Literature (Hebrew1, Yiddish, or Arabic2)
  • 12 credit hours in Judaic Civilization or Near Eastern Studies
  • 24 credit hours in  Judaic Studies

MINOR YIDDISH
TOTAL: 18 CREDIT HOURS

  • YDSH 1220 
  • YDSH 2320
  • 6 Credit hours in Hebrew Language and Literature or Near Eastern and Judaic Civilization

 

Notes:
1 A language-placement interview is required before registration. Normally, elementary Hebrew day school graduates begin with SEM 1260 while secondary Hebrew day school graduates begin with language courses numbered at the 2000 or 3000 level.
2 A language-placement interview is required before registration.