Schedule

« Spring 2019 Summer 2019 Language Schools

HEBM3101A-L19

CRN: 60181

Beginning Hebrew
This course sequence is designed for students with no previous classroom instruction or functional ability in Modern Hebrew. Most students completing this course sequence will be able to initiate, sustain, and close a conversation dealing with familiar topics, and will be able to write short narratives and read authentic texts based on specific reading strategies. The majority of students completing this level usually achieve Intermediate levels in all four language skills.

HEBM3102A-L19

CRN: 60182

Beginning Hebrew
This course sequence is designed for students with no previous classroom instruction or functional ability in Modern Hebrew. Most students completing this course sequence will be able to initiate, sustain, and close a conversation dealing with familiar topics, and will be able to write short narratives and read authentic texts based on specific reading strategies. The majority of students completing this level usually achieve Intermediate levels in all four language skills.

HEBM3103A-L19

CRN: 60183

Beginning Hebrew
This course sequence is designed for students with no previous classroom instruction or functional ability in Modern Hebrew. Most students completing this course sequence will be able to initiate, sustain, and close a conversation dealing with familiar topics, and will be able to write short narratives and read authentic texts based on specific reading strategies. The majority of students completing this level usually achieve Intermediate levels in all four language skills.

HEBM3161A-L19

CRN: 60360

Advanced Beginning Hebrew
This course is designed for students with some past experience and functional ability at the proficiency level of Novice-Mid/high. In this class students will be able to rapidly build control of the fundamentals of Hebrew grammar, to build vocabulary, to develop reading, oral and written skills, and to learn about modern Israeli culture. They will be able to initiate and sustain conversation with familiar topics. They will be able to write short narratives and read authentic texts based on specific reading strategies. Students completing this level usually achieve Intermediate levels in all four skills.

HEBM3162A-L19

CRN: 60361

Advanced Beginning Hebrew
This course is designed for students with some past experience and functional ability at the proficiency level of Novice-Mid/high. In this class students will be able to rapidly build control of the fundamentals of Hebrew grammar, to build vocabulary, to develop reading, oral and written skills, and to learn about modern Israeli culture. They will be able to initiate and sustain conversation with familiar topics. They will be able to write short narratives and read authentic texts based on specific reading strategies. Students completing this level usually achieve Intermediate levels in all four skills.

HEBM3163A-L19

CRN: 60362

Advanced Beginning Hebrew
This course is designed for students with some past experience and functional ability at the proficiency level of Novice-Mid/high. In this class students will be able to rapidly build control of the fundamentals of Hebrew grammar, to build vocabulary, to develop reading, oral and written skills, and to learn about modern Israeli culture. They will be able to initiate and sustain conversation with familiar topics. They will be able to write short narratives and read authentic texts based on specific reading strategies. Students completing this level usually achieve Intermediate levels in all four skills.

HEBM3201A-L19

CRN: 60184

Intermediate Hebrew I
Students enrolling in this level are usually those who are able to function at the proficiency level of "novice high" or "intermediate low," according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. In this class, they will strengthen their knowledge of grammatical and syntactical structures and improve their mastery of the language while increasing vocabulary and functional communicative ability. Most students successfully completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "intermediate high" depending on motivation, effort, and diligence.

HEBM3202A-L19

CRN: 60185

Intermediate Hebrew I
Students enrolling in this level are usually those who are able to function at the proficiency level of "novice high" or "intermediate low," according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. In this class, they will strengthen their knowledge of grammatical and syntactical structures and improve their mastery of the language while increasing vocabulary and functional communicative ability. Most students successfully completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "intermediate high" depending on motivation, effort, and diligence.

HEBM3203A-L19

CRN: 60186

Intermediate Hebrew I
Students enrolling in this level are usually those who are able to function at the proficiency level of "novice high" or "intermediate low," according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. In this class, they will strengthen their knowledge of grammatical and syntactical structures and improve their mastery of the language while increasing vocabulary and functional communicative ability. Most students successfully completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "intermediate high" depending on motivation, effort, and diligence.

HEBM3261A-L19

CRN: 60363

Advanced Intermediate Hebrew I
Students enrolling in this level are usually those who are able to function at the proficiency level of Intermediate - Low according to ACTFL proficiency guideline. The course will focus extensively on productive skills such as speaking and writing and receptive skills such as reading and listening comprehension. The course will focus on vocabulary enrichment, oral expression as well as grammar and syntax. The course will emphasize aspects of Israeli culture and will develop content and context as well. Most students successfully completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency strong level of Intermediate high.

HEBM3262A-L19

CRN: 60364

Advanced Intermediate Hebrew I
Students enrolling in this level are usually those who are able to function at the proficiency level of Intermediate - Low according to ACTFL proficiency guideline. The course will focus extensively on productive skills such as speaking and writing and receptive skills such as reading and listening comprehension. The course will focus on vocabulary enrichment, oral expression as well as grammar and syntax. The course will emphasize aspects of Israeli culture and will develop content and context as well. Most students successfully completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency strong level of Intermediate high.

HEBM3263A-L19

CRN: 60365

Advanced Intermediate Hebrew I
Students enrolling in this level are usually those who are able to function at the proficiency level of Intermediate - Low according to ACTFL proficiency guideline. The course will focus extensively on productive skills such as speaking and writing and receptive skills such as reading and listening comprehension. The course will focus on vocabulary enrichment, oral expression as well as grammar and syntax. The course will emphasize aspects of Israeli culture and will develop content and context as well. Most students successfully completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency strong level of Intermediate high.

HEBM3301A-L19

CRN: 60187

Intermediate Hebrew II
Students enrolling in this sequence will have a proficiency level of at least "intermediate-mid" according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. Students will continue to strengthen their knowledge of grammatical and syntactical structures and will continue to master the language while increasing vocabulary through extensive reading. Students completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "advanced-low" or "advanced-mid" depending on motivation, effort, and diligence.

HEBM3302A-L19

CRN: 60188

Intermediate Hebrew II
Students enrolling in this sequence will have a proficiency level of at least "intermediate-mid" according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. Students will continue to strengthen their knowledge of grammatical and syntactical structures and will continue to master the language while increasing vocabulary through extensive reading. Students completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "advanced-low" or "advanced-mid" depending on motivation, effort, and diligence.

HEBM3303A-L19

CRN: 60189

Intermediate Hebrew II
Students enrolling in this sequence will have a proficiency level of at least "intermediate-mid" according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. Students will continue to strengthen their knowledge of grammatical and syntactical structures and will continue to master the language while increasing vocabulary through extensive reading. Students completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "advanced-low" or "advanced-mid" depending on motivation, effort, and diligence.

HEBM3398A-L19

CRN: 60193

Intermediate Hebrew III
Students enrolling in this sequence will have a proficiency level of at least "intermediate-high” according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. In this sequence, students will continue to increase vocabulary through extensive reading; they will practice writing and speaking at different registers and they will study cultural and literary texts in depth. Students completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "advanced- mid" or "advanced-high" depending on motivation, effort and diligence.

HEBM3399A-L19

CRN: 60194

Intermediate Hebrew III
Students enrolling in this sequence will have a proficiency level of at least "intermediate-high” according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. In this sequence, students will continue to increase vocabulary through extensive reading; they will practice writing and speaking at different registers and they will study cultural and literary texts in depth. Students completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "advanced- mid" or "advanced-high" depending on motivation, effort and diligence.

HEBM3400A-L19

CRN: 60195

Intermediate Hebrew III
Students enrolling in this sequence will have a proficiency level of at least "intermediate-high” according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. In this sequence, students will continue to increase vocabulary through extensive reading; they will practice writing and speaking at different registers and they will study cultural and literary texts in depth. Students completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "advanced- mid" or "advanced-high" depending on motivation, effort and diligence.

HEBM3401A-L19

CRN: 60190

Advanced Hebrew I
Students enrolling in this sequence will have a proficiency level of at least "intermediate-high” according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. In this sequence, students will continue to increase vocabulary through extensive reading; they will practice writing and speaking at different registers and they will study cultural and literary texts in depth. Students completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "advanced- mid" or "advanced-high" depending on motivation, effort and diligence.

HEBM3402A-L19

CRN: 60191

Advanced Hebrew I
Students enrolling in this sequence will have a proficiency level of at least "intermediate-high" according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. In this sequence, students will continue to increase vocabulary through extensive reading; they will practice writing and speaking at different registers; and they will study cultural and literary texts in depth. Students completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "advanced- mid" or "advanced-high" depending on motivation, effort, and diligence.

Required Texts: Three Stories Hebrew; Up to date Hebrew-English English-Hebrew dictionary

HEBM3403A-L19

CRN: 60192

Advanced Hebrew I
Students enrolling in this sequence will have a proficiency level of at least "intermediate-high" according to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines. In this sequence, students will continue to increase vocabulary through extensive reading; they will practice writing and speaking at different registers; and they will study cultural and literary texts in depth. Students completing this sequence will emerge with a proficiency level of "advanced- mid" or "advanced-high" depending on motivation, effort, and diligence.

Required Texts: Three Stories Hebrew; Up to date Hebrew-English English-Hebrew dictionary

The School of Hebrew

Julie Gramling and Elizabeth Gerner, Coordinators 

hebrew-ls@middlebury.edu

P: 802.443.3593

F: 802.443.2075

Mailing Address:
School of Hebrew
14 Old Chapel Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT  05753