RELG 059. Hebrew for Text Study II
(Cross-listed as LING 010 )
This course is a continuation of Hebrew for Text Study I. Students who have not completed that course will require the permission of the instructor to enroll in this course.
This set of courses teaches the grammar and vocabulary required to experience the Hebrew Bible and ancient Hebrew commentaries in the original language. You will learn to use dictionaries, concordances, and translations to investigate word roots and to authenticate interpretations of the texts. In addition to teaching basic language skills, this course offers students the opportunity for direct encounter with primary biblical, rabbinic, and Jewish liturgical sources.
Fall 2017. Plotkin.
Fall 2018. Plotkin.
Fall 2019. Plotkin.
Catalog chapter: Religion
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/religion