Units of Study

HBRW2609 - Hebrew Modern 9

Semester 1, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Yona Gilead


This unit picks up from HBRW2608. It is an intensive language-learning program covering Level Dalet. It is based both on communicative (speaking, listening) and writing (reading, writing) skills. Through using the Hebrew language in a range of contexts, students further extend and develop their communicative skills. As well, they are introduced to contemporary texts that reflect socio-cultural issues of Israeli society over the last two centuries.


1x2hr mid-semester exam (20%), 1x2hr final exam (25%), 1x750wd essay (20%), continuous assessment and class preparation (equivalent to 2000wds) (35%)


Omlinsky, B., Weiss, Y. (2006) Ivrit be-Dalet Amot, Academon, Jerusalem.
Weyl, T., Farstei, H. (1996) HaPo'al le-Lomdei Ivrit (Ramot Gimel Dalet), Academon, Jerusalem.
Amir, E. Tarnegol Kaparot. Gesher series, Jerusalem.
Lauden, E., Weinbach, L. (1993) Multi-Dictionary: Bilingual Learners' Dictionary, AD, Tel Aviv


4x1-hr seminars/week


HBRW1302 or HBRW2608



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