The purpose of this minor is to provide in-depth study of topics in Judaic Studies reflecting the history, literature, and culture of the diverse experiences of Jews throughout the world stretching back four millennia to biblical Israel.
HEJS 1103 is required of all minors. At least one year of Biblical or Modern Hebrew is strongly recommended.
Nine additional credits may be drawn from other Group A offerings or from the following Topical Courses (Group B): HEJS 2104, 2203, 2204, 2301, 3202; HEJS 3203/HIST 3418; HEJS 3241, 3279, 3401/W; CAMS 3244, CAMS/HIST 3301; HIST 3705, 3712.
All 15 credits may consist of courses from Group A. Some HEJS Graduate courses are open to undergraduates. These may be substituted for either Group A or Group B courses with the approval of the student’s HEJS advisor.
The minor is offered by the Hebrew and Judaic Studies Section of the Literatures, Cultures and Languages Department.