Courses

by CJS Admin

 

For a full list of undergraduate courses being offered, including instructor names and meeting times, please check the UW Timetable.

To view a complete listing of all courses offered in Jewish Studies, please visit the Undergrad Course Catalog.

Visit our Syllabi Archive to view syllabi for courses taught in past semesters.

Fall 2015 Courses

  • Jewish 211: Introduction to Judaism

Major: Introduction to Judaism
Certificate: Cluster 1, 2 or 3

  • Jewish 219: The American Jewish Experience

Major: History and Social Science (American requirement)
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 220: Introduction to Modern Jewish History

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 230: Elementary Topics in Jewish Literature – Representing the Holocaust in Poland

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts (Diaspora requirement)
Certificate: Cluster 1

  • Jewish 231: Elementary Topics in Jewish History – Braided Historie: Abrahamic Religions

Major: History and Sociael Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 231: Elementary Topics in Jewish History – Jerusalem: Conflict and Desire (FIG)

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 269: Yiddish Literature and Culture in Europe

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts (Diaspora requirement)
Certificate: Cluster 1

  • Jewish 301: Introduction to Hebrew Literature

Major: Hebrew Texts or Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts
Certificate: Cluster 1

  • Jewish 335: King David

Major:
Certificate:

  • Jewish 367: Israeli Fiction in Translation

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts
Certificate: Cluster 1

  • Jewish 401: Topics in Modern Hebrew Literature

Major: Hebrew Texts or Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts
Certificate: Cluster 1

  • Jewish 430: Intermediate Topics in Jewish Literature – Testimony and Expression

Major: Literature, Philosophy and the Arts
Certificate: Cluster 1

  • Jewish 431: Intermediate Topics in Jewish History – What is Antisemitism?

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 451: Biblical Archaeology

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 510: German Jewish Culture since the 18th Century

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts (Diaspora requirement)
Certificate: Cluster 1

  • Jewish 631: Advanced Topics in Jewish History – African Americans and Jews in Urban America

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

Spring 2015 Courses

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts (Diaspora requirement)
Certificate: Cluster 2

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts
Certificate: Cluster 1

  • Jewish 302: Introduction to Hebrew Literature

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts
Certificate: Cluster 1

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts (Diaspora requirement)
Certificate: Cluster 1

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts (Diaspora requirement)
Certificate: Cluster 1

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts
Certificate: Cluster 1 or 3

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts or History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 1 or 2

Major: Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts
Certificate: Cluster 1

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 675: Research Colloquium for Majors

Major: Capstone

  • Jewish 677: Independent Research for Majors

Major: Capstone