Jewish Studies | Intermediate Hebrew I
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JSTU-H 200 Intermediate Hebrew I/3 cr.
MWF 10:10-11:00 #18108
MWF 11:15-12:05 #26138
MWF 11:15-12:05 #18109
MWF 12:20-1:10 #18110
Prerequisite: A grade of C or higher in JSTU-H 150 or a placement
exam score of #5-#9.
This course is offered as the third semester course of the Modern
Hebrew program. It meets three times a week. It addresses the
intermediate level. The course is based on topics covered in the
H100 and H150 courses of the program. As such, it is conducted
solely in Hebrew.
Following the first year courses, where basic sentence structures
are mastered, this course introduces the complex sentence structures
of Hebrew. To do so, it introduces the conjunct system and its uses.
The course provides a solid review of the verbal present,
infinitival and past tense structures, while introducing the future
tense of Hebrew. The course focuses on the nominal system, by
addressing some of its unique issues, such as the construct state
Students work on reading materials from the textbook as well as
other sources, such as Israeli newspapers, to practice their reading
skills. Students exercise their writing abilities, by writing