Units of Study

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

HBRW4021 - Hebrew (Modern) Honours A

Semester 2, 2012  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Yona Gilead

Description

The Honours program in Modern Hebrew consists of:
1. a thesis written under the supervision of one or more members of academic staff
2. two seminars in semester 1 and one seminar in semester 2, meeting weekly for 2 hours each


The thesis should be of 12000 words in length if written in Hebrew or 15000 words in length if written in English. Each seminar requires 5000 words of written work or its equivalent.


The thesis is worth 40% of the final Honours mark and each of the seminars is worth 20%.


Seminars will be offered from the following list in 2012:


'Language in use' as reflected in MH Discourse;
The Representation of Major Historical Events in Modern Hebrew Discourse;
The Representation of the Human Landscape of Jerusalem;


For more information, contact Yona Gilead, Honours coordinator.

Assessments

A thesis of 12000 words (in Hebrew) or 15000 words (in English) and 5000 words of written work or its equivalent for each seminar

Classes

Two seminars in semester 1 and one seminar in semester 2, meeting weekly for 2 hours each

Prerequisites

Credit average or better in 48 senior credit points of Hebrew Biblical and Jewish Studies including completion of the Modern Hebrew major.

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