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JWC2010 - Modern Hebrew Language and Literature II, Part A

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Arts

Leader: Michael Katzew


Clayton First semester 2007 (Day)


Students will be exposed to a wide and challenging variety of literary and non-literary texts, audio-visual material which deals with universal and current issues, extensive sources of literary criticism and stimulating oral and written exercises all of which are designed to lead to a proficiency in the varied aspects of the unit and a sound understanding of the Jewish cultural background and heritage.


Upon completion of this subject students should have gained a deeper and more rounded appreciation of modern Hebrew language and its literary form.


5 essays (2500 words total): 43%
Oral examination: 7%
Examination (2000 words): 50%

Contact hours

4 hours (3 lectures and 1 language lab) per week


JWC1010 and JWC1020 or equivalent