Germanic Languages | Intermediate Yiddish I
Y503 | 26095 | Kerler
This course will be taught with Y200 (section # 26085), 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 assignments.
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.