MELANG 601 - Intermediate Classical Hebrew I
Fall 2021, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Middle East Languages (MELANG)
Department: LSA Middle East Studies
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Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course and the complementary course, MELANG 202/602 Intermediate Classical Hebrew II (Winter Term), are designed to introduce the second year or intermediate level student to the fundamental syntactic features of Classical Hebrew narrative in the Hebrew Bible (in Winter Term, the syntactic features of Hebrew poetry are introduced). The features covered include the syntax of individual words, phrases, clauses, and sentences. By advancing the student's analytical skills beyond basic morphology to syntax, the course is designed to increase student's competency in the analysis, translation, and interpretation of the biblical text.

Course Requirements:

The course prerequisite is the prior successful completion of MELANG 101-102/501-502: Beginning Classical Hebrew I and II (or the successful completion of the qualifying examination for MELANG 201).

Students who are new to the four-semester course sequence of Classical Hebrew (MELANG 101-202 or 501-602 for graduates) need to contact the instructor directly to schedule a proficiency test in advance of the course's start.

Intended Audience:

Second-year Classical Hebrew students, both undergraduate and graduate levels

Class Format:

Two 90-minute meetings weekly


MELANG 601 - Intermediate Classical Hebrew I
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001 (REC)
 In Person
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Meets-with MELANG 201

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