Units of Study

HBRW2612 - Hebrew Modern 12

Semester 2, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Yona Gilead


This unit is an extension of HBRW2611. It offers an opportunity for in-depth examination of the linguistic functions of Modern Hebrew as they are manifested in literature and poetry. Through using the Hebrew language in a range of contexts, students will further extend and develop their understanding of the way in which various patterns of the language come together. As well, they will be introduced to contemporary texts, which reflect socio-cultural issues of Israeli society.


1x2hr mid-semester exam (20%), 1x2hr final exam (25%), 1x1000wd essay (20%), continuous assessment and class preparation (equivalent to 2000wds) (35%)


Barak, S., Simons, E. (1990) Kadima Hey. Academon, Jerusalem
Baras, N., Delshad, E. (2007) HaPo'al le-Mitkadmim. Academon, Jerusalem
Baras, N., Delshad, E. (2000) Tachbir le-Mitkadmim (Ramah Heh). Academon, Jerusalem
Oz, A. Har haEitza haRa'a Gesher series
Lauden, E., Weinbach, L. (1993) Multi-Dictionary: Bilingual Learners' Dictionary. Ad, Tel Aviv


4x1-hr seminars/week


HBRW1302 or HBRW2611



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