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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: 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   3 LEC 201 49985 - 01/26-05/07 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-102: Second Semester Hebrew (4 units; U )

Continuation of Hebr St 101. Language laboratory required.

Notes:
Not open to native speakers of Hebrew. No cr for students who have cr in Hebr St 53 & 54. Prereq: Hebr St 101(P) or 51(P) & 52(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 43965 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MTWR 01/26-05/07 Ben-yitschak, Yael CRT B13  

HEBR ST-192: First-Year Seminar: (3 units; U ; HU)

Specific topics are announced in the Schedule of Classes each time the class is offered.

Notes:
Open only to freshmen. Students may earn cr in just one L&S First-Year Sem (course numbers 192, 193, 194). Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Joy of Reading the Bible
HU   3 SEM 001 50002 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/26-05/07 Mazor, Yair BOL B64 PDF
Audit never allowed.

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 48777 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  
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 32443 - 01/26-05/07 Baum, Rachel TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 32444 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 32445 - 01/26-05/07 Mazor, Yair TBA  

HEBR ST-202: Fourth-Semester Hebrew (4 units; U )

Continuation of Hebr St 201.

Notes:
Not open to native speakers of Hebrew. Prereq: Hebr St 201(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (11 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 43264 2:00 PM-3:50 PM MW 01/26-05/07 Ben-yitschak, Yael CRT B13  

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 44345 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/26-05/07 Mazor, Yair BOL B64 PDF

HEBR ST-238: Topics in Hebrew/Jewish Literature, Art, and Culture: (3 units; U ; HU)

Introduction to various aspects of Hebrew/Jewish literature, art, and culture; possible topics include biblical literature, Israeli film, children's literature, drama, Israeli culture, Holocaust literature.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Joy of Watching Modern Hebrew Film
HU   3 LEC 001 44859 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/26-05/07 Mazor, Yair BOL B64 PDF

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 001 47139 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/26-05/07 Baum, Rachel CRT 175  
HU   3 LEC 202 50003 - 01/26-05/07 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 41796 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  

HEBR ST-331: Topics in Biblical Literature: (3 units; U )

Analysis of genres or issues in biblical literature; topics may include wisdom literature, prophetic writings, Bible as literature, God in the Old Testament.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Prophets & Prophecy in the Hebrew Bible
    3 LEC 201 44837 - 01/26-05/07 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-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
    3 LEC 001 44831 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/26-05/07 Margolis, Dana BOL 281  

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 48778 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  
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 41797 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  

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 48779 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  
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 48780 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  
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, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 32446 - 01/26-05/07 Baum, Rachel TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 002 32447 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 003 32448 - 01/26-05/07 Mazor, Yair TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 004 32449 - 01/26-05/07 Margolis, Dana TBA  
Audit never allowed.