YIDD - Yiddish

YIDD 1 First-Year Yiddish

Introduces the Yiddish language. Students learn to speak and to ask others in Yiddish about themselves and about common situations (the classroom, work, family), and learn to read and write simple Yiddish texts. (Formerly Introduction to Yiddish.)

Credits

5

Quarter offered

Winter

YIDD 2 First-Year Yiddish

Follows course 1 (formerly Hebrew 10), expanding vocabulary to include the weather, physical health and sickness, holidays, clothing, etc., and increasing student ability for self-expression using different tenses and grammatical cases. (Formerly Introduction to Yiddish.)

Credits

5

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): YIDD 1 or by consent of instructor.

YIDD 3 First-Year Yiddish

Follows course 2, expanding vocabulary to include food, travel, and academic life, with an emphasis on the expression of feelings and opinions, agreement and disagreement, making use of all tenses and all grammatical cases.

Credits

5

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): YIDD 2 or by permission of the instructor.

YIDD 99F Tutorial

Students submit petition to sponsoring agency.

Credits

2

Repeatable for credit

Yes

Quarter offered

Fall, Winter, Spring