Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations: Hebrew & Judaica, Minor
This concentration explores Hebrew culture from the Biblical through the Rabbinic and Medieval periods, and into modern times. Emphasis is on gaining facility in use of Hebrew language alongside courses in history, religion, literature and culture.
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With proficiency in Hebrew before entering Penn, the minor may be fulfilled with 6 course units.
Student must take either NELC 0001 (Introduction to the Ancient Near East) or NELC 0002 (Introduction to the Middle East) as a breadth requirement. At least 2 course units must be in the study of Hebrew texts from any two areas: Biblical, Rabbinic or Medieval, and Modern Hebrew literature.
The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2023 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.