Hebrew III: Learning and Understanding Hebrew of the Siddur

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Course ID: Hebrew 30339-OL
Division: Graduate Studies, Undergraduate Studies
Program: Hebrew
Location: Online

In addition to acquiring the Hebrew vocabulary needed to understand the literal meaning of blessings (brachot) and prayers (tefillot), students will learn the grammatical structure - key roots, prefixes, suffixes, and tenses- employed in Siddur Hebrew in order to be able to deduce and understand and, indeed, analyze other liturgical texts of the Siddur (Live Webinar session takes place on Tuesday evenings at 7:00pm, with the exception of the 4th, 5th and 6th sessions. Due to the Jewish holidays those live sessions will take place on Thursdays at 12 noon. Thursday dates are: Sept. 20, Oct. 4, and Oct. 11, 2012.).(This course provides three graduate credits and is the course for students in the MAJEd program.)