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JEWISH STUDIES

JWST-196 Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6) Course Level: Undergraduate

Selected Topics: Non-Recurring (1-6) Topics vary by section. Repeatable for credit with different topic.

JWST-205 Ancient and Medieval Jewish Civilization FA2 (3) Course Level: Undergraduate

Ancient and Medieval Jewish Civilization FA2 (3) Examines the independent Jewish states that flourished in Palestine, the rise of the most important Jewish communities outside the ancient Jewish homeland, and the foreign influences that shaped not only the political life of the Jews but also their internal organization and their creativity. Usually Offered: fall.

JWST-210 Voices of Modern Jewish Literature FA2 (3) Course Level: Undergraduate

Voices of Modern Jewish Literature FA2 (3) Explores a variety of literary works analyzing the historical experience of modern Jewish communities in Europe, as well as the United States and Israel, emphasizing how migration, racism, industrialization, and political change affected these Jews and their Judaism. Usually Offered: spring.

JWST-296 Selected Topics: Non-Recurring (1-6) Course Level: Undergraduate

Selected Topics: Non-Recurring (1-6) Topics vary by section. Repeatable for credit with different topic.

JWST-320 Topics in Jewish Culture (3) Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics in Jewish Culture (3) Topics vary by section. Rotating topics on historical and contemporary aspects of the Jewish heritage, such as Judaism and Hellenism; Judaism and Islam; art, dance, and drama as expressions of the Jewish spirit; and Jewish education, content, and method. Repeatable for credit with different topic.

JWST-320 001
Term: FALL 2017
Course Level: Undergraduate
Section Title: Literature from the Holocaust
Topics in Jewish Culture (3) Topics vary by section. Rotating topics on historical and contemporary aspects of the Jewish heritage, such as Judaism and Hellenism; Judaism and Islam; art, dance, and drama as expressions of the Jewish spirit; and Jewish education, content, and method. Repeatable for credit with different topic.
JWST-320 001
Term: SPRING 2018
Course Level: Undergraduate
Section Title: Jews in American Pop Culture
Topics in Jewish Culture (3) Topics vary by section. Rotating topics on historical and contemporary aspects of the Jewish heritage, such as Judaism and Hellenism; Judaism and Islam; art, dance, and drama as expressions of the Jewish spirit; and Jewish education, content, and method. Repeatable for credit with different topic.

JWST-390 Independent Reading Course in Jewish Studies (1-6) Course Level: Undergraduate

Independent Reading Course in Jewish Studies (1-6) Permission: instructor and program director.

JWST-396 Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6) Course Level: Undergraduate

Selected Topics: Non-Recurring (1-6) Topics vary by section. Repeatable for credit with different topic.

JWST-481 Senior Thesis in Jewish Studies I (3) Course Level: Undergraduate

Senior Thesis in Jewish Studies I (3) Jewish studies majors prepare a thesis on a topic selected after consultation with the student's advisor. Usually Offered: fall.

JWST-481 001
Term: FALL 2017
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-481 001
Term: SPRING 2018
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-482 Senior Thesis in Jewish Studies II (3) Course Level: Undergraduate

Senior Thesis in Jewish Studies II (3) Completion of senior thesis on a topic selected after consultation with the student's advisor. Usually Offered: spring. Prerequisite: JWST-481.

JWST-482 001
Term: FALL 2017
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-482 001
Term: SPRING 2018
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-490 Independent Study Project in Jewish Studies (1-6) Course Level: Undergraduate

Independent Study Project in Jewish Studies (1-6) Permission: instructor and program director.

JWST-491 Internship in Jewish Studies (1-6) Course Level: Undergraduate

Internship in Jewish Studies (1-6) Provides students an opportunity to enrich organizational skills and gain experience in community relations, religious, Israel-centered, or social welfare agencies. Permission: instructor and program director.

JWST-491 001
Term: SPRING 2018
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-496 Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6) Course Level: Undergraduate

Selected Topics: Non-Recurring (1-6) Topics vary by section. Repeatable for credit with different topic.

JWST-590 Independent Reading Course in Jewish Studies (1-6) Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate

Independent Reading Course in Jewish Studies (1-6) Permission: instructor and program director.

JWST-596 Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6) Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate

Selected Topics: Non-Recurring (1-6) Topics vary by section. Repeatable for credit with different topic.

JWST-690 Independent Study Project in Jewish Studies (1-6) Course Level: Graduate

Independent Study Project in Jewish Studies (1-6) Permission: instructor and program director.

JWST-696 Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6) Course Level: Graduate

Selected Topics: Non-Recurring (1-6) Topics vary by section. Repeatable for credit with different topic.