GER463Y1: Yiddish Language for German Speakers

Hours: 
48P

The course is designed as an intensive Yiddish language training. The goal is to teach German speakers to read, write and speak in Yiddish. The curriculum relies on the German language skills of the students, and focuses on differences between Yiddish ad German grammar and vocabulary. Upon the completion of the course, students should be able to read Yiddish literary texts with a minimal use of dictionary.

Note: Graduate students can take the course in preparation for their Yiddish competency test.

Prerequisite: 

Either 3 FCE in German language or fluency in German language.

Exclusion: 

GER260, GER360, GER462

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)