Hebrew/Interdisciplinary (HEIN)

HEIN 201  Israeli-Hebrew Culture 3 Credits


Prerequisite(s): WRIT 105 or HONP 100. Israeli-Hebrew Culture is a comprehensive survey class that introduces students to key themes and concepts of Israeli-Hebrew culture manifested in language, literature, film, popular music, art, politics, society, pop culture, religion, and public ritual- setting them in social-historical context, with particular attention to the construction of cultural meaning, while teaching key Hebrew vocabulary which is culturally relevant to each unit of instruction. Course conducted in English; students registering under the HEBR number will complete written work in Hebrew; students registering under the HEIN number will complete written work in English. Meets Gen Ed 2002 - Global Cultural Perspectives. 3 hours lecture.