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Fall Academic Term 2001 Course Guide

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Courses in Judaic Studies

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Fall Academic Term, 2001 (September 5 December 21)

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JUDAIC 101 / Yiddish 101. Elementary Yiddish I.

Courses in Yiddish

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Judith Nysenholc (jnysenho@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (LR).

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

This is the first of a two-term sequence designed to develop basic skills in speaking, understanding, reading, and writing Yiddish. Active class participation is required as are periodic quizzes, exams, a midterm, and a final. There are no prerequisites.

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JUDAIC 201 / Yiddish 201. Intermediate Yiddish I.

Courses in Yiddish

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Judith Nysenholc (jnysenho@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: Yiddish 102. (3). (LR).

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

This is the third term of a language sequence in Yiddish. The course is designed to develop fluency in oral and written comprehension, and to offer a further understanding of the culture within which Yiddish has developed. Special emphasis will be devoted to reading material. Course grade will be based on exams, quizzes, written work, and oral class participation.

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JUDAIC 205 / HJCS 276. Introduction to Jewish Civilizations and Culture.

Section 001 Meets with Judaic Studies 505.001.

Instructor(s): Gabriele Boccaccini

Prerequisites & Distribution: No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in Judaic Studies 505. (4). (HU).

Credits: (4).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

An overview of 3,000 years of Jewish Civilization, from its Near Eastern roots to contemporary times, from the rabbis to the uncertainties of the year 2000.

A social and intellectual history of Judaism with emphasis on the interaction between Jewish and non-Jewish cultures and civilizations.

An interactive and interdisciplinary experience for the student, with the instructor providing the general framework in introductory presentations, U-M specialists in Judaic Studies offering guest lectures on the major topics of Jewish history and religion, and discussion sessions giving the opportunity for direct contact with primary sources.

No prerequisites. Grades are based on attendance, daily readings of primary sources, midterm, final and a term paper.

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JUDAIC 270 / HJCS 270. Introduction to Rabbinic Literature.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Yaron Z Eliav

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (HU).

Foreign Lit

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

See Hebrew and Jewish Cultural Studies 270.001.

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JUDAIC 317. Topics in Judaic Studies.

Section 001 Jewish Culture in America: 1945 to the Present. Meets with English 383.001.

Instructor(s): Julian Arnold Levinson

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of nine credits.

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

See English 383.001.

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JUDAIC 317. Topics in Judaic Studies.

Section 002 Yiddish Literature In America. Meets with English 473.001.

Instructor(s): Anita Norich (norich@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of nine credits.

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

See English 473.001.

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JUDAIC 467 / HJCS 577 / Rel. 471. Seminar: Topics in the Study of Judaism.

Section 001 The Year as Spiritual Practice: Models of Sacred Time in Jewish Mysticism.

Instructor(s): Elliot K Ginsburg (elgins@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of nine credits.

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

See Hebrew and Jewish Cultural Studies 577.001.

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RELIGION 469 / HJCS 478 / Judaic Studies 468. Jewish Mysticism.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Elliot K Ginsburg (elgins@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (Excl).

Foreign Lit

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

See Hebrew and Jewish Cultural Studies 478.001.

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JUDAIC 495. Independent Studies.

Prerequisites & Distribution: Permission of instructor. (1-3). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT).

Credits: (1-3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

An independent studies course under the supervision of one of the Judaic Studies faculty members.

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JUDAIC 497. Senior Thesis.

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT).

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

Senior thesis research, under the supervision of one of the Judaic Studies faculty members.

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JUDAIC 498. Senior Thesis.

Prerequisites & Distribution: (3). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT).

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

Senior thesis research. Under the supervision of one of the Judaic Studies faculty members.

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