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HBRW3610: Modern Hebrew, a Living Language

This unit is designed for students who have successfully completed HSC Modern Hebrew Continuers, HBRW2604, HBRW2632, or have reached a similar level of knowledge. In this unit students will advance their proficiency of using the four interlinked language skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. As well, engaging in a variety of text-types, students will gain a deeper understanding of issues of social, cultural and historical importance to Modern Hebrew speaking communities

Code HBRW3610
Academic unit Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies
Credit points 6
HBRW2604 or HBRW2632 or HSC Modern Hebrew Continuers who receive a mark higher than 70
HBRW1301 or HBRW2607

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. increase your range of vocabulary and expressions you use in conversation both orally and in writing
  • LO2. demonstrate your skills in comprehending unseen written material on a topic you are familiar with
  • LO3. converse in everyday topics in easy Hebrew
  • LO4. use the online resources to compliment face to face learning and enhance self-study
  • LO5. reach a good working usage of the learners’ dictionary Rav Milon
  • LO6. reach a good working fluency and usage of the future tense form of the verb patterns pa’al- ain vav, regular root, lamed yud and, pi’el- regular root
  • LO7. conjugate the prepositions al (of/about), etzel (at), min (of/from), biglal (because of), bishvil (for), b (in), bli (without), kmo (similar to/as) and used it correctly both orally and in writing.

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 2 weeks before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.