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.


Minor Requirements 1
Language Requirement4
Concentration Requirement 24
Total Course Units8
1

With proficiency in Hebrew before entering Penn, the minor may be fulfilled with 6 course units.

2

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 2017 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.