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Hebrew Studies
Chair: Michael Mikos...Curtin Hall 833...(414) 229-5654...mikos@uwm.edu
Coordinator: Rachel Baum...Greene Museum 120...(414) 229-5156...rbaum@uwm.edu

http://www4.uwm.edu/letsci/fll/
http://www4.uwm.edu/letsci/fll/undergrad/hebrew.cfm

Please note: Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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HEBR ST-100: Introduction to Judaism (3 units; U ; HU)

Laws, beliefs, rituals, and holidays of the Jewish religion and people; development of Judaism.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in Hebr St 238 w/same topic. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201 29782 - 09/06-12/14 Margolis, Dana ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HEBR ST-101: First Semester Hebrew (4 units; U )

For students with no previous knowledge of Hebrew. Elements of reading and grammar, vocabulary building, and fundamental principles of the language. Reading in simple narrative Hebrew prose. Language laboratory required.

Notes:
Not open to native speakers of Hebrew. May not be taken for cr by students who have completed Hebr St 51 or 52. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 34864 1:00 PM-1:50 PM M 09/06-12/14 Ben-yitschak, Yael CRT B84  
          1:00 PM-1:50 PM W     CRT B13  
          2:00 PM-2:50 PM M     CRT B84  
          2:00 PM-2:50 PM W        

HEBR ST-197: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/ change in topic. Prereq: acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 17975 - 09/06-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

HEBR ST-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 16322 - 09/06-12/14 Mazor, Yair TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 16323 - 09/06-12/14 Baum, Rachel TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 16324 - 09/06-12/14 Brusin, David ROOM TBA  

HEBR ST-201: Third-Semester Hebrew (4 units; U )

Advanced grammar and idiom. Easy selections from the Bible and later Hebrew literature.

Notes:
Not open to native speakers of Hebrew. Prereq: Hebr St 102(P) or 54(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (8 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 34865 1:00 PM-1:50 PM M 09/06-12/14 Ben-yitschak, Yael CRT B84  
          1:00 PM-1:50 PM W     CRT B13  
          2:00 PM-2:50 PM M     CRT B84  
          2:00 PM-2:50 PM W        
Consent required to audit.

HEBR ST-230: Bible Stories (3 units; U ; HU)

Introduction to the central stories of the Hebrew Bible with particular attention to their literary, aesthetic, social and moral meanings

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 29512 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/06-12/14 Mazor, Yair CRT 219  
HU   3 LEC 002 32277 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/06-12/14 Mazor, Yair CRT 219  

HEBR ST-231: Introduction to the Old Testament/Hebrew Bible (3 units; U ; HU)

The books of the Jewish Scriptures/Christian Old Testament; brief survey of history of ancient Israel. Emphasis on reading biblical texts as ancient religious literature.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201 32279 - 09/06-12/14 Margolis, Dana ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HEBR ST-261: Representing the Holocaust in Words and Images (3 units; U ; HU)

Holocaust literature and film; issues of representation and memory. Texts include memoirs, graphic novels, fiction, and documentaries.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in Hebr St 238 with same topic. Hebr St 261 & Jewish 261 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 002 32278 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/06-12/14 Baum, Rachel BOL B40  
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201 31226 - 09/06-12/14 Baum, Rachel ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HEBR ST-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored programs before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 17974 - 09/06-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  

HEBR ST-301: Modern Hebrew Literature I in Hebrew (3 units; U ; HU)

Selections from modern Hebrew prose and poetry up to 1948. Course conducted substantially in Hebrew.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students w/cr in Hebr St 303. Prereq: jr st. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 35160 1:00 PM-1:50 PM M 09/06-12/14 Ben-yitschak, Yael CRT B84  
HU         1:00 PM-1:50 PM W     CRT B13  
HU         2:00 PM-2:50 PM M     CRT B84  
HU         2:00 PM-2:50 PM W        

HEBR ST-332: Women in the Bible (3 units; U )

Analyzes stories about women in the Old Testament from a literary, cultural and historical perspective; includes how these texts have influenced modern views of women.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201 29684 - 09/06-12/14 Margolis, Dana ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HEBR ST-397: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/ change in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 17976 - 09/06-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

HEBR ST-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored programs before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 17972 - 09/06-12/14 Eckman, Mark OFF CAMPUS  

HEBR ST-597: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/ change in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 17971 - 09/06-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

HEBR ST-697: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/ change in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 17973 - 09/06-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

HEBR ST-699: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced independent work under the supervision of a Hebr St faculty or instructional academic staff member. Students must submit a study proposal. For more information, consult Hebr St prog coord.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 16325 - 09/06-12/14 Baum, Rachel TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 002 16326 - 09/06-12/14 Brusin, David TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 003 16327 - 09/06-12/14   TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 004 16328 - 09/06-12/14 Mazor, Yair TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 005 16329 - 09/06-12/14 Margolis, Dana TBA  
Audit never allowed.