Units of Study

JCTC2604 - From Expulsion to Regeneration

Semester 2, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Suzanne Rutland


One of the most traumatic events in Jewish history was the expulsion of the Jews from Spain in 1492. Explore the reasons behind the expulsion and the ways in which new centres of Jewish life emerged, especially in Eastern Europe. Light will also be shed on the establishment of Jewish communities in the Netherlands and England on the eve of emancipation when the new ideas of the Enlightenment paved the way for the rise of the modern Jew.


1x2hr exam (40%), 1x2000wd essay (30%), 1x500wd synopsis of a tutorial paper (20%) and class participation (10%)


1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week


JCTC1001 or one of HSTY1022, HSTY1031, HSTY1043, HSTY1044, HSTY1045, HSTY1076, HSTY1088, RLST1001, RLST1002



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This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.

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