Near Eastern Languages & Cultures | Advanced Hebrew I
H670 | 3417 | Staff

Course Meets: 1:25 - 2:15 MWF SW 217

The purpose of this course will be to give students the necessary tools for greater self-expression and
independence in language skills.  Sessions will be devoted to advanced grammar, conversation and
composition.  Intensive and extensive reading of advanced Hebrew texts and Israeli newspapers will be
used to polish reading and comprehension.  Readings selected from Hebrew literature will be used to
familiarize the students with current slang as well as literary Hebrew.   In addition, readings from
selected newspaper articles will expand the student's familiarity with journalistic Hebrew and stimulate
thinking and free expression. Students will be required to take periodic quizzes and exams as well as a
final examination