Units of Study

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

JCTC2604 - From Expulsion to Regeneration

Semester 2, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Suzanne Rutland

Description

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.

Assessments

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

Classes

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

Prerequisites

JCTC1001 or 6 junior credit points of History or Religious Studies

Prohibitions

JCTC2004

Additional Information

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

 Tuesday

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

JCTC2604

Lecture

Tute

           

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