Germanic Languages | Intermediate Yiddish I
Y200 | 26085 | Kerler
Y 200 --Intermediate Yiddish
Prerequisite: Y150, or its equvalent.
This course is a continuation of Y150 and will include: grammar and
vocabulary refreshment as well
as covering the remaining five chapters of Uriel Weinreich’s “College
Yiddish”, its additional reading materials, and
in particular a collection of texts. The class will be conducted
mainly in Yiddish aiming to develop the following basic language
skills: speaking, reading, writing, and aural comprehension.
Students are required to participate actively in class and do homework
Texts: College Yiddish by Uriel Weinreich, Uriel (YIVO Institute for
Jewish Research: New York) and a specially selected collection of
dialogs, literary texts, and songs.