Near Eastern Languages and Cultures | Advanced Hebrew II
H680 | 3476 | Katz


Continuation of H301/H670

A continuation of H301/670, this course will stress the essentials of
Hebrew grammar,
conversation, composition, and reading skills.  Readings 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 as well
as stimulate thinking and free expression.  Periodic exams will cover
various units.

Required texts:
Band, Ora.  Hebrew Level 3 (Behrman House)
Shahar, David. 'Al Ha-Halomot (Concerning Dreams)
Ben-Abba, Dov, Ed. The Signet Hebrew/English Dictionary (or similar)

Suggested: Halkin, A. 501 Hebrew Verbs (Barron's)