Profile of <span>Faisal Alasiri</span>
Office
75 Shannon 101 J
Tel
(802) 443-5053
Email
falasiri@middlebury.edu
Office Hours
Spring 2022: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 2:30-3:30 pm, or by appointment
Additional Programs
Modern Hebrew and Israeli Society

Courses Taught

Course Description

Introductory Modern Hebrew I
In this course students will become acquainted with the basic grammatical and formal concepts necessary for the comprehension of the Modern Hebrew language. We will focus on the fundamentals of reading, writing, listening, and speaking, with a particular emphasis placed on the acquisition of conversational ability. We will also make use of audiovisual, situational, and cultural exercises, and give attention to the elements of Classical form and style that provided a foundation for Modern Hebrew, which was revived as a vernacular in the late 19th century. No previous knowledge of Hebrew is required. 6 hrs.

Terms Taught

Fall 2019, Fall 2020, Fall 2021

Requirements

LNG

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Course Description

Introductory Modern Hebrew III
This course is a continuation of Modern Hebrew 0102 which will be offered during winter term. Students will further develop their skills in written and oral communication, and will expand their knowledge of the cultures of modern Israel through both audio and visual media. (HEBM 0102 or equivalent) 5 hrs. lect.

Terms Taught

Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022

Requirements

LNG

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Course Description

Independent Project
(Approval Required)

Terms Taught

Spring 2019, Fall 2019, Winter 2020, Spring 2020, Fall 2020, Winter 2021, Spring 2021, Fall 2021, Winter 2022, Spring 2022

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