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Graduate Certificate in Arts (Jewish Studies)

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  • Objectives
    * Demonstrate an independent approach to knowledge that uses rigorous methods of inquiry and appropriate theories and methodologies that are applied with intellectual honesty and a respect for ethical values. * Apply critical and analytical skills and methods to the identification and resolution of problems within complex changing social contexts. * Act as informed and critically discriminating participants within the community of scholars, as citizens and in the work force. * Communicate effectively. * Commit to continuous learning. * Be proficient in the use of appropriate modern technologies, such as the computer and other information technology systems, for the acquisition, processing and interpretation of data.
  • Academic Title
    Graduate Certificate in Arts (Jewish Studies)
  • Course description
    Specialisation Requirements:

        * four elective subjects (50 points)

    Elective subjects

    Subject     Semester     Credit Points

    131-048  Hitler's Germany     
    This subject will not be available in 2009     12.50

    131-052  The Holocaust & Genocide
    In this study of the Holocaust, students will come to understand some of the critical issues arising from the destruction of European Jews, and other victims of Nazi policies. Through historical background and guest lectures by survivors, the course ...     Semester 1     12.50

    131-058  The Rise & Fall of the German Empire     
    This subject will not be available in 2009     12.50

    183-130  Intro to Israeli Culture Through Film
    This subject is an introduction to contemporary Israeli culture through the medium of film. The subject will present students with a wide spectrum of topics that examine Israel in social and cultural terms. The objective is that this approach will he...     Semester 1     12.50

    183-212  Holocaust Literature     
    This subject will not be available in 2009     12.50

    183-213  Introduction to Jewish Literature     
    This subject will not be available in 2009     12.50

    183-455  Special Study Research Project
    This is a special research project based on a subject taken previously or concurrently. It gives third year students with a strong interest in a particular area the opportunity to extend and deepen their knowledge of the topic, sharpen their critical...     Semester 1, Semester 2     12.50

    131-211  The History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
    The Arab-Israeli conflict remains one of the most complex dilemmas facing the new century. This course will trace the history of this conflict, from the beginning of Jewish nationalism to the present. Issues to be studied include Jewish migration to ...     Semester 2     12.50

    131-275  A History of Israel: Good Bad & Disputed
    This subject will examine and focus on modern Israeli history, beginning with the first decade of Israeli statehood and evaluating the nation-building process, the formation of state institutions and the evolution of a democratic regime. Also discus...     Semester 1     12.50

    Elective language subjects

    Subject     Semester     Credit Points

    183-111  Hebrew 1A
    This subject covers the basic word formation and syntax of Modern Hebrew, as well as reading, writing and simple conversation. Students should also gain an historical perspective of the language. Students who complete the subject should have a suffic...     Semester 1     12.50

    183-112  Hebrew 1B
    In this subject, students revise the basic elements covered in semester one, continue with word formation, reading, writing and simple conversation. Students are introduced to more complex grammar and syntax as well as an historical perspective of th...     Semester 2     12.50

    183-113  Hebrew 2A
    This subject includes an advanced study of the fundamentals of Hebrew. The subject involves the enrichment of vocabulary; reading of simplified literature; and conversational and written communication. Grammatical features of Modern Hebrew are explai...     Semester 1     12.50

    183-114  Hebrew 2B
    This subject includes an advanced study of the fundamentals of Hebrew, focusing on enrichment of vocabulary and conversational and written communication. Grammatical features of Modern Hebrew are explained and reinforced by drills and exercises. Stud...     Semester 2     12.50

    183-115  Hebrew Language and Culture 1A     
    This subject will not be available in 2009     12.50

    183-116  Hebrew Language and Culture 1B     
    This subject will not be available in 2009     12.50

    183-117  Hebrew 3A
    This subject involves the study of modern Hebrew literary texts and modern conversational idiom and grammar. Students should gain an enriched knowledge of the language through the use of modern Hebrew literature, and of the modern idiom spoken in Isr...     Semester 1     12.50

    183-118  Hebrew 3B
    This subject involves the study of modern literary texts and modern conversational idiom and grammar. Students should complete the subject with an enriched knowledge of the language through the use of modern Hebrew literature, of the modern idiom spo...     Semester 2     12.50

    183-119  Hebrew Post-Intermediate 3A     
    This subject will not be available in 2009     12.50

    183-120  Hebrew Post-Intermediate 3B     
    This subject will not be available in 2009     12.50

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