JUDAIC 101 - First Year Yiddish I
Fall 2021, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is   Hybrid (see other Sections below)
Subject: Judaic Studies (JUDAIC)
Department: LSA Judaic Studies
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Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in JUDAIC 431 or YIDDISH 431.
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of department.
Other Course Info:
Graduate students elect JUDAIC 431 or YIDDISH 431. F.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This is the first term of the two-year Yiddish language sequence. This course offers you the opportunity to learn the basics of Yiddish grammar and to acquire basic reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills. You will learn to talk about yourself and your interests, surroundings, friends, and family. You will also learn about the history, sociology, and culture of Yiddish and how Jewish life of the past centuries is reflected in the language. You will become acquainted with simple Yiddish texts from various times and places - a poem from a Yiddish children's textbook published in New York in the 1930s, Yiddish folk songs that have been sung in Eastern Europe for many years, stories from a school book used in Haredi schools in Israel, and more. Games and audio-visual materials will enhance the learning process.


JUDAIC 101 - First Year Yiddish I
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001 (REC)
MTu 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Th 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: Monday meetings will be remote and synchronous.

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