GERMAN 128 - First Year Yiddish II
Winter 2021, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: German (GERMAN)
Department: LSA Germanic Languages & Literatures
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Details

Credits:
4
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in JUDAIC 432 or YIDDISH 432.
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Consent:
With permission of department.
Advisory Prerequisites:
JUDAIC/YIDDISH 101.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This class is open to total beginners, as well as students with beginner background, and focuses primarily on developing listening and reading skills. Course material is built around Yiddish folklore - Hasidic folktales and songs, jokes and sayings, as well as their transformation in modern literature and culture. You will encounter a civilization - a whole world of music, theater, journalism, modernist art and activism. You will also learn about the history and sociology of Yiddish and about the ultra-religious communities that use the language today.

Intended Audience:

This course welcomes entirely online participation.

Class Format:

Instruction/Learning Mode: This course meets synchronously online on Zoom.

Course Testing/Assessment: Testing for the course includes take-home tests as well as oral interviews with the instructor.

Platforms/Technology Used: Meetings with the instructor will be conducted through Zoom. Students should have access to a camera and microphone.

Schedule

GERMAN 128 - First Year Yiddish II
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
 Online
29277
Open
4
 
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M 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Tu 1:30PM - 2:30PM
W 2:00PM - 4:00PM

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