Units of Study

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

HBRW2607 - Hebrew Modern 7

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Yona Gilead

Description

This unit picks up from HBRW2606. Students further develop their speaking fluency while improving their grammar and usage. The ability to read a variety of Modern Hebrew texts, including newspaper articles, short stories, poems and other literary texts, which reflect socio-cultural issues from the 19th century to the present time, is further developed.
Special significance is attached to this unit. Upon its completion, students are eligible to be considered for admission to regular studies at the Hebrew University.

Assessments

1x1.5hr mid-semester exam (30%), 1x2hr final exam (30%), 3x10 minute oral assignments (15%), 1x500wd assignment (15%), 5x100wd writing tasks (10%)

Textbooks

Cohen, M. (1992) Hebrew, what a Language (Agada shel Safa), Academon, Jerusalem.
Weyl, T., Farstei, H. (1996) HaPo'al le-Lomdei Ivrit (Ramot Gimel Dalet), Academon, Jerusalem.
Liebrecht, S. (1997) Shlosha Sipurim, Gesher series, Jerusalem.
Lauden, E., Weinbach, L. (1993) Multi-Dictionary: Bilingual Learners' Dictionary, AD, Tel Aviv.

Classes

2x2-hr seminars/week

Prerequisites

HBRW2106 or HBRW2606 or Modern Hebrew HSC

Prohibitions

HBRW1301

Additional Information

As part of the 2014 curriculum review this unit of study has been replaced by HBRW3610. This unit of study will not be offered again.

 Tuesday

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

HBRW2607

Seminar

             

 Thursday

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

HBRW2607

Seminar

             

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