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 2016 Courses

  • Modern Hebrew 101: First Semester Hebrew

Certificate: Hebrew Language

  • Modern Hebrew 201: Third Semester Hebrew

Certificate: Hebrew Language

  • Jewish 211: Introduction to Judaism

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

  • Jewish 220: Introduction to Modern Jewish History

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 227: Introduction to Biblical Literature

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

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

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 233: Elementary Topics in Jewish Studies: Social Sciences – The Soviet Jewish Experience

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 241: Introduction to Biblical Archaeology

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

  • Modern Hebrew 301: Introduction to Hebrew Literature

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

  • Jewish 367: Israeli Fiction in Translation

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

  • Modern Hebrew 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 Studies: Social Sciences – Religions of Ancient Israel

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 518: Anti-Semitism in European Culture

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

  • Jewish 665: Israeli Politics and Society

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

Spring 2016 Courses

Certificate: Hebrew Language

Certificate: Hebrew Language

  • Jewish 213: Jews and American Popular Culture

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

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

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 2

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

  • Jewish 279: Yiddish Literature and Culture in America

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

  • Modern Hebrew 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

  • Jewish 319: Yiddish Song and the Jewish Experience

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

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

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

  • Modern Hebrew 402: Topics in Modern Hebrew Literature

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

Major: History and Social Science
Certificate: Cluster 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

  • Jewish 675: Research Colloquium for Majors

Major: Capstone

  • Jewish 677: Independent Research for Majors

Major: Capstone