Jewish Studies Undergraduate Minor

Program Requirements

  • Minimum of  15 credit hours at the 200-level or above.
Core Requirements6
Judaism
The Holocaust: History and Meaning *
Hebrew Bible
Electives **9
Select 9 credits from the list below: 1
Modern Judaism
Jewish Medical Ethics
Jews, Bodies, Race
Religions of the Greco-Roman World
Topics in Biblical Studies
Judaism and the Construction of Gender
Topics in Ancient Judaism
Modern Jewish Thinkers
Topics in Jewish Thought
*

Can count towards electives requirements if not used to meet core.

**

The following special topics may be substituted with approval by the Director of Jewish Studies when the topic contains Jewish Studies material:  HIS 208, HIS 209, HIS 346, (HIS 390 when taught by Alexander Eger in Israel; offered Summer I and II), and CST 460.

1

Hebrew language courses from other institutions may be substituted as approved by the Director of Jewish Studies.