Hebrew (HBR)

Courses

Course usage information

HBR-111. Elementary Modern Hebrew I. 3 Credits.

LECT 3 hrs
Not intended for native speakers. This course is intended for students with no prior knowledge of, or with limited background in, the language. Emphasis is on fundamentals of conversation, reading and writing. Practice in pronunciation, basic vocabulary and the essentials of grammar is incorporated. The cultural context of the language is also explored.

Course usage information

HBR-112. Elementary Modern Hebrew II. 3 Credits.

LECT 3 hrs
Students with one prior semester of Hebrew expand their study of basic Hebrew script, pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar of an elementary nature. Grammar study includes future tense, commands, the infinitive, declension of direct object pronouns, regular and irregular verbs. Vocabulary and grammar support listening, reading, speaking and writing in an effort to enhance Hebrew language proficiency. The cultural context of the language is also explored.
Prerequisites: HBR-111 or permission of department chair.