SOAS University of London

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

Certificate in Modern Hebrew (2021 entry)

Select year of entry: 2022 2021

  • Structure
  • Teaching and Learning

Overview

This certificate is an introductory qualification in Hebrew and Israeli Studies. 

Full-time students choose 4 units from the following:

For students with good prior knowledge of Modern Hebrew other combinations are possible, allowing the study of language and literature at a more advanced level.

Part-time students specialise more particularly in Modern Hebrew language and literature, for example, Intensive Modern Hebrew (2 units) in Year 1 and Intermediate Modern Hebrew and Introduction to Israeli Literature in Year 2 or Years 2 and 3.

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Mode of Attendance: Full-time or Part-time

Entry requirements

  • The minimum entry requirement is the ability to demonstrate the potential to study at undergraduate level. However, programmes may have their own specific requirements, such as, in the case of language-based studies, a proven ability to learn a language.

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duration:
One year full-time; Two or three years part-time

Structure

Students can study full time (1 Year) or part time (2 or 3 Years). 4 units must be taken and passed to gain the certificate.

For students with good prior knowledge of Modern Hebrew other combinations are possible, allowing the study of language and literature at a more advanced level.

Full-time (1 Year)

Choose 4 units from the following. NB: Intensive Modern Hebrew and Elementary Hebrew cannot be taken together.

Module Code Credits Term
Introduction To Israeli Culture 155900947- 15
Literatures of the Islamic Near and Middle East 155900991 15 Term 2
Part-time (2 or 3 Years)

Part-time students specialise more particularly in Modern Hebrew language and literature. The following is an example of what students could choose to do.

Year 1
Year 2 or Years 2 and 3

Important notice

The information on the programme page reflects the intended programme structure against the given academic session. If you are a current student you can find structure information on the previous year link at the top of the page or through your Department. Please read the important notice regarding changes to programmes and modules.

Teaching and Learning