Hebrew (Modern)

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Hebrew (Modern)

The rules below are for the introductory language acquisition pathway. Please see the Subject Area page on the left for information on how to achieve the major at a higher level.

Major

A major in Hebrew (Modern) requires 48 credit points from this table, including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level language units*
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level language units
(iii) 6 credit points of 2000 or 3000-level culture units
(iv) 12 credit points of 3000-level language unit
(v) 6 credit points of 3000-level Interdisciplinary Project units

Minor

A minor in in Hebrew (Modern) requires 36 credit points from this table, including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level language units *
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level language units
(iii) 6 credit points of 2000 or 3000-level culture units
(iv) 6 credit points of 3000-level language unit
* Appropriate language units are assessed either by language level and grade therein achieved in Higher School Certificate or International Baccalaureate, and/or by one-on-one interviews prior to commencement.

1000 level units of study

HBRW1011
Foundations of Modern Hebrew 1
6    N HBRW1301 or HBRW1101
Semester 1
HBRW1102
Foundations of Modern Hebrew 2
6    P HBRW1011
N HBRW1302
Semester 2

2000 level units of study

Language
HBRW2603
Using Modern Hebrew in the Here-and-Now
6    P HBRW1102
N HBRW2103
Semester 1
HBRW2604
Modern Hebrew in Everyday Context
6    P HBRW2603
N HBRW2104
Semester 2
HBRW2623
Hebrew Classical 3
6    P HBRW1112 or HBRW2402 or HBRW2632 or HSC Hebrew
Semester 1
HBRW2625
Hebrew Classical 5

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P HBRW1112 or HBRW2632 or HBRW2402 or HSC Hebrew
Semester 1
HBRW2631
Reading Hebrew 1
6    P 12 Junior credit points from any of (Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies, Ancient History, Anthropology, Archaeology, History, English, Linguistics, Philosophy, Studies in Religion or Arabic Studies)
N HBRW2401
Semester 1
HBRW2632
Reading Hebrew 2
6    P HBRW2401 or HBRW2631
N HBRW1112 or HBRW2402
Semester 2
Culture
JCTC2101
The Idea of Israel: A History of Zionism
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Jewish Civilisation, Thought and Culture major or 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Modern Hebrew major.
Semester 1

3000 level units of study

Language
HBRW3601
Hebrew Classical Advanced 4
6    P HBRW2632 or HBRW2623 or HBRW2625
N HBRW2116 or HBRW2624
Semester 2
HBRW3602
Hebrew Classical Advanced 6

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P HBRW2632 or HBRW2623 or HBRW2625
N HBRW2626
Semester 2
HBRW3610
Modern Hebrew, a Living Language
6    P HSC Modern Hebrew Continuers or HBRW2604 or HBRW2632
N HBRW1301 or HBRW2607
Semester 1
HBRW3611
Modern Hebrew for Life
6    P (HBRW2607 or HBRW3610) or HBRW2632
N HBRW1302 or HBRW2608
Semester 2
HBRW3612
Texts and Sub-texts in Modern Hebrew
6    P HBRW2608 or HBRW3611
N HBRW2303 or HBRW2609
Semester 1
HBRW3613
Israeli Culture as Reflected in Text
6    P HBRW2609 or HBRW3612
N HBRW2304 or HBRW2610
Semester 2
Culture
JCTC3001
Israel in the Modern Middle East

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Jewish Civilisation - Thought and Culture OR 12 credit points at 2000 level in Modern Hebrew
Semester 2
JCTC3003
The Modern Jewish Experience

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Jewish Civilisation, Thought and Culture or 12 credit points at 2000 level in European Studies or 12 credit points at 2000 level in History or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Modern Hebrew
Semester 1
JCTC3602
Contemporary Jewish Identities
6    P 12 senior credit points from BBCL2603, BBCL2607, BBCL2609, BBCL2610, BBCL3601, BBCL3602, HBRW2603, HBRW2604, HBRW2605, HBRW2606, HBRW2623, HBRW2625, HBRW2631, HBRW2632, HBRW3601, HBRW3602,HBRW3610, HBRW3611, HBRW3612, HBRW3615, HSTY2607, HSTY2608, HSTY2616, HSTY2624, HSTY2626, HSTY2652, HSTY2659, EUST2002, EUST2008, EUST2601, EUST2605, EUST2610 & GOVT2112.
Semester 1

Interdisciplinary Project unit of study

HBRW3998
Industry and Community Project
6    P Interdisciplinary Impact in any major
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
HBRW3999
Interdisciplinary Impact
6    P 18 credit points at 2000 level in Hebrew (modern)
N Interdisciplinary Impact in another major
Semester 1
Semester 2

Honours

Honours in Hebrew (Modern) requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 4000-level seminar units
(ii) 36 credit points of 4000-level thesis units

Honours seminar units of study

HBRW4113
Modern Hebrew language-in-use I
6      Semester 1
HBRW4114
Modern Hebrew language-in-use II
6      Semester 2

Honours thesis units of study

HBRW4111
Modern Hebrew Honours Thesis 1
18      Semester 1
Semester 2
HBRW4112
Modern Hebrew Honours Thesis 2
18      Semester 1
Semester 2

Advanced Coursework

The requirements for advanced coursework in Hebrew (Modern) are described in the degree resolutions for the Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Advanced Studies.
24-36 credit points of advanced study will be included in the table for 2020.