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Jewish Studies Undergraduate Courses

Fall 2012

Important notes: JSTU-J 203 may be repeated with different topics for a maximum of 9 credit hours. Graduate courses are in italics.

100 Level Courses

A Question of Identity: The Case of Judaism (3 cr.)
Judah Cohen
COLL-C 103 Critical Approaches to Arts and Humanities #27926
MW 1:25-2:15 plus discussion sections: R 2:30-3:20 (27928); R 3:35-4:25 (27929); F 2:30-3:20 (27930); F 3:35-4:25 (27932)

200 Level Courses

Jews as Artists and Subjects (3 cr.)
Michelle Facos
FINA-A 200 Topics in Art History #26368
TR 11:15-12:30

Extreme Violence in Europe 1900-1945: Political Utopias, Ethnic Conflict and Total War (3 cr.)
Mark Roseman
HIST-B 200 Issues in Western European History #27684
TR 2:30-3:45

Contemporary Israeli Culture (3 cr.)
Stephen Katz
JSTU-C 240 #29921
MW 2:30-3:45

Understanding Antisemitism (3 cr.)
Alvin Rosenfeld
JSTU-J 203 Arts & Humanities Topics in Jewish Studies #25818 / HON-H 234 Literature of Time and Place (#27706 - for Honors College students)
TR 2:30-3:45

Multiple Voices of Israeli Society (3 cr.)
Aziza Khazzoom
NELC-N 204 Topics in Middle Eastern Culture and Society #33010
MW 1:00-2:15

Introduction to Jewish History: From the Bible to Spanish Expulsion (3 cr.)
Jason Mokhtarian
JSTU-J 251 #26203 / HIST-H 251 #18171
TR 2:30-3:45

American Jewish History (3 cr.)
Sarah Imhoff
HIST-H 259 #27691
TR 4:00-5:15

Introduction to Old Testament/Hebrew Bible (3 cr.)
Eva Mroczek
REL-A 210 #26903
MWF 10:10-11:00

Introduction to New Testament (3 cr.)
Bradley Storin
REL-A 220 #29603
MW 9:30-10:45

Introduction to Judaism (3 cr.)
Sarah Imhoff
REL-A 230 #29611
TR 9:30-10:45

300-400 Level Courses

Anne Frank: Her Diary in Perspective (3 cr.)
Bieneke Haitjema
GER-E 341 Dutch Culture: The Modern Netherlands #22982/ WEUR-W 405 Special Topics in West European Studies #22827 / WEUR-W 605 Selected Topics in West European Studies #22331
TR 4:00-5:15 / Films on R 7:15-9:15

Yiddish Life: On Page, On Stage, On Screen (3 cr.)
Dov-Ber Kerler
GER-E 351 #32704 / CMLT-C 377 #32634 / GER-Y 505 #32705 Topics in Yiddish Literature
2nd 8 weeks course
MW 4:00-6:15

Ghetto, Shtetl, and Beyond: Millennium of History and Society of Yiddish (3 cr.)
Dov-Ber Kerler
GER-E 352 # / CMLT-C 378 # / GER-Y 505 # Topics in Yiddish Culture
2nd 8 weeks course
TR time TBA

History of the Holocaust (3 cr.)
Mark Roseman
HIST-B 323 #27855
TR 10:10-11 plus discussion section: R 12:20-1:10 (27856); R 12:20-1:10 (27857); R 12:20-1:10 (27858); R 2:30-3:20 (27859); R 2:30-3:20 (27860); R 2:30-3:20 (27861); F 10:10-11 (27862); F 10:10-11 (27863); F 10:10-11 (27864); F 12:20-1:10 (27865); F 12:20-1:10 (27866); F 12:20-1:10 (27867)

Jewish Memories, Memoirs and History (3 cr.)
Jeffrey Veidlinger
HIST-J 300 Seminar in History #22990
M 3:35-6:00
Intensive writing

Biblical Themes in Modern Hebrew Literature (3 cr.)
Stephen Katz
JSTU-L 390 #29930 / NELC-N 695 #25891 Graduate Topics in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures
MW 4:00-5:15

Women in the Bible (3 cr.)
Eva Mroczek
REL-A 300 Studies in African, European, and West Asian Religions #32526
MW 2:30-3:45

Introduction to Jewish Mysticism (3 cr.) CANCELLED
Shaul Magid
REL-A 335 #32529

LANGUAGE COURSES

Beginning Yiddish I (4 cr.)
Avi Lang
GER-Y 100 #22980 / GER-Y 501 #22981
MWF 9:30-10:45

Elementary Hebrew I (4 cr.)
JSTU-H 100 / NELC-H 501
MTWR 10:10-11:00 (Rachel Naor) #18725
MTWR 11:15-12:05 (Rachel Naor) #18727
MTWR 12:20-1:10 (Michal Maoz-Levy) #22655

Intermediate Modern Hebrew I (3 cr.)
JSTU-H 200 / NELC-H 503
MWF 10:10-11 (Ayelet Weiss) #27963
MWF 11:15-12:05 (Michal Maoz-Levy) #18728
MWF 12:20-1:10 (Ayelet Weiss) #18729
P: Grade of C or higher in JSTU-H 150 or equivalent proficiency.

Advanced Modern Hebrew I (3 cr.)
Michal Maoz-Levy
JSTU-H 300 #18730 / NELC-H 505
MWF 10:10-11:00
P: Grade of C or higher in JSTU-H 250 or equivalent proficiency.

Individual Readings in Hebrew (1-4 cr.)
JSTU-H 497 #26096
P: Grade of C or higher in H 350 or equivalent proficiency.
Arranged

INDIVIDUAL READINGS AND ARRANGED COURSES

Individual Readings in Yiddish Studies: Language, Literature, & Culture (1-3 cr.)
GER-Y 495 #17992
Arranged

Readings for Honors in Jewish Studies (3 cr.)
JSTU-H 399 #18731
P: Approval of instructor and honors advisor
Arranged

Individual Readings in Jewish Studies (1-3 cr.)
JSTU-H 495 #18732
Arranged

Honors Thesis (3-6 cr.)
JSTU-H 499 #18733
P: Approval of program honors committee
Arranged

Leadership in Jewish Studies (1 cr.)
JSTU-P 180
Does not count toward Jewish Studies major or certificate
Arranged

Internship in Jewish Studies (1-6 cr.)
JSTU-P 498 #27983
S/F grading. May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credits. Does not count toward Jewish Studies major or certificate.
Arranged