Fall 2015

Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
HEBR 103-01 Elementary Modern Hebrew
Instructor: Daniela Tomer, Nitsa Kann
Course Description:
Introduction to the modern Hebrew language. Alphabet, phonics and grammatical structures. Emphasizes development of reading comprehension, composition and conversational skills.
0930:MTWRF   EASTC 212
HEBR 116-01 Intermediate Modern Hebrew
Instructor: Nitsa Kann
Course Description:
Formal study of Hebrew language with emphasis on oral practice and writing skills. Prerequisite: 104 or the equivalent. This course fulfills the language graduation requirement.
1030:MTWRF   EASTC 107
HEBR 232-01 Topics in Hebrew Literature
Instructor: Nitsa Kann
Course Description:
Thematic study of Hebrew literature, with an emphasis on close reading, comprehension and interpretation. Prerequisite: 116.
0900:TR   EASTC 107
Courses Offered in JDST
Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
JDST 105-01 Judaism in the Time of Jesus
Instructor: Andrea Lieber
Course Description:
Cross-listed with RELG 105-01. See course description with RELG 105 listing.
1330:MR   EASTC 405
JDST 216-01 Israeli Cinema
Instructor: Nitsa Kann
Course Description:
Cross-listed with RELG 260-01, MEST 200-02 and FLST 210-03.Additional time slot: Thursday 7:00pm-10:00pm in Althouse 106 for film viewing.
1330:W   BOSLER 208
Courses Offered in FLST
Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
FLST 210-03 Israeli Cinema
Instructor: Nitsa Kann
Course Description:
Cross-listed with JDST 216-01, RELG 260-01 and MEST 200-02.Additional time slot: Thursday 7:00pm-10:00pm in Althouse 106 for film viewing.
1330:W   BOSLER 208
Courses Offered in MEST
Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
MEST 200-02 Israeli Cinema
Instructor: Nitsa Kann
Course Description:
Cross-listed with RELG 260-01, JDST 216-01 and FLST 210-03.Additional time slot: Thursday 7:00pm-10:00pm in Althouse 106 for film viewing.
1330:W   BOSLER 208
Courses Offered in RELG
Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
RELG 105-01 Judaism in the Time of Jesus
Instructor: Andrea Lieber
Course Description:
Cross-listed with JDST 105-01. This course is an introduction to the Hellenistic period of Jewish history, also known as the period of the "second temple". The course will analyze the cultural interaction between Jews and Greeks at this pivotal moment in Jewish history. The course will examine the impact of classical Greek thought and culture on the development of Judaism at its formative stage. We will focus on the phenomenon of sectarian movements and the emergence of rabbinic Judaism and Christianity as two dominant religions of the West. This course is cross-listed as JDST 105.
1330:MR   EASTC 405
RELG 260-01 Israeli Cinema
Instructor: Nitsa Kann
Course Description:
Cross-listed with MEST 200-02, JDST 216-01 and FLST 210-03.Additional time slot: Thursday 7:00pm-10:00pm in Althouse 106 for film viewing.
1330:W   BOSLER 208