Germanic Languages | Intermediate Yiddish I
Y503 | 23777 | Kerler
Meets with Y200, section 23776
Prerequisite: Y501, or its equvalent. This course is a continuation
of Y501 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 prepared
collection of texts.