Units of Study

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

HBRW2605 - Hebrew Modern 5

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Yona Gilead

Description

This unit picks up from HBRW2604. It covers language skills and knowledge of Level Beit. In addition to consolidating and further developing spoken communication and writing skills, this unit introduces the student to a variety of Modern Hebrew texts such as poems, songs, short stories and newspaper articles as well as some Classical Hebrew texts.

Assessments

3x10 minute oral assignments (15%), 10x150wd writing tasks (25%), 1x1.5hr class test (30%), 1x2-hr exam (30%)

Textbooks

Chayat, S., Israeli, S., Kobliner, H. (2001) Hebrew from Scratch Part II, Academon, Jerusalem.
Lauden, E., Weinbach, L. (1993) Multi-Dictionary: Bilingual Learners' Dictionary. AD Tel Aviv.

Classes

2x2-hr seminars/week

Prerequisites

HBRW2604

Prohibitions

HBRW2105

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