Units of Study

NB: In Semester 1 this year, Dr John Dickson is lecturing for BBCL2609 - Historical Jesus to Written Gospels.

HBRW1011 - Hebrew Modern B1

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Yona Gilead
Phone: +61 2 9351 4829
Email: yona.gilead@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit provides an introduction to Modern Hebrew. It is intended for students who have little or no previous knowledge and practice of the language. The unit fosters the development of oral communication skills relating to everyday topics. It includes learning the Hebrew alphabet and basic reading and writing skills as well as the introduction of basic vocabulary and language functions. It is imperative that all prospective students contact the coordinator to arrange for a placement test upon enrolment.

Assessments

3x10 minute vocabulary quizzes (10%), 10x100wd writing tasks (25%), 1x1.5hr class test (30%), 1x5 minute oral test (5%), 1x2-hr exam (30%)

Classes

2x2-hr seminars/week

Prohibitions

HBRW1101
HBRW1301

 Tuesday

  9am 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

HBRW1011

Seminar

             

 Thursday

  9am 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

HBRW1011

Seminar

             

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