SOAS University of London

Department of the Languages and Cultures of the Near and Middle East

Programme Options

List of Hebrew and Hebrew-related courses

Hebrew language and literature
History, politics and culture
Extended essay
UCL courses

A selection of Hebrew and Hebrew-related courses run by the Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies, UCL, and available as options on the SOAS degree:

  • Advanced Modern Hebrew (B081)
  • Introduction to classical Hebrew (B012)
  • Further classical Hebrew (B113)
  • A survey of Jewish history and culture from 1000 to 1800 CE (B039, 0.5)
  • Culture of Zionism -- The construction, development and critique of a nationalist movement (C084, 0.5)
  • The culture of Sepahrdic Jewry (B118, 0.5)

A full list of courses can be obtained from UCL.


Other approved units from the SOAS list up to a maximum of two, one in the second year and one in the fourth year. Of special interest are:

N.B. Entry on to optional courses is at the discretion of the course convenor.