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JEWISH STUDIES

JWST-000

Course Level: Continuing Education

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

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic.

JWST-205 Ancient and Medieval Jewish Civilization FA2 (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

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 every fall.

JWST-210 Voices of Modern Jewish Literature FA2 (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

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 every spring.

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

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic.

JWST-320 Topics in Jewish Culture (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. 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.

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

Course Level: Undergraduate

Permission: instructor and program director.

JWST-390 001
Term: SPRING 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-396 Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic.

JWST-481 Senior Thesis in Jewish Studies I (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Jewish studies majors prepare a thesis on a topic selected after consultation with the student's adviser. Usually offered every fall.

JWST-481 001
Term: SPRING 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-481 001
Term: FALL 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-482 Senior Thesis in Jewish Studies II (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Completion of senior thesis on a topic selected after consultation with the student's adviser. Usually offered every spring. Prerequisite: JWST-481

JWST-482 001
Term: SPRING 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-482 001
Term: FALL 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-490 Independent Study Project in Jewish Studies (1-6)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Permission: instructor and program director.

JWST-490 001
Term: SPRING 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-491 Internship in Jewish Studies (1-6)

Course Level: Undergraduate

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 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-491 001
Term: FALL 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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JWST-496 Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic.

JWST-590 Independent Reading Course in Jewish Studies (1-6)

Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate

Permission: instructor and program director.

JWST-596 Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic.

JWST-690 Independent Study Project in Jewish Studies (1-6)

Course Level: Graduate

Permission: instructor and program director.

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

Course Level: Graduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic.