Germanic Languages | Beginning Yiddish II
Y502 | 13865 | Vaisman
This course is a continuation of Y100/Y501 and will cover the
remaining chapters of College Yiddish, as well as other materials.
This is a four-skill language course, in which students develop basic
speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in Yiddish and an
understanding of Yiddish culture.
Course requirements: Regular attendance and active participation in
class, completion of all written and oral assignments on the due date,
chapter tests, and a comprehensive final exam. There will be short
quizzes if need be. There will be no make-up tests. In addition to the
daily homework, there will be four essays. Students are expected to
write a coherent text (approximately 100-150 words) on an assigned
topic related to the chapter topic using vocabulary and structures
learned and practiced in class.
(Fulfills Jewish Studies Language or Literature course; core Jewish
Studies major language requirement)