Jewish Studies Minor

Six courses in Jewish studies are required for the minor. These courses should come from at least three departments.

Students should choose from the following courses:

Course Title Credits
One History course3
One Theology course3
One Premodern Period course3 to 4
Select three electives in Jewish Studies 112

History courses

Course Title Credits
HIST 1850UNDERSTANDING HISTORICAL CHANGE: JEWS IN THE ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL WORLD (UHC)3
HIST 1851UNDERSTANDING HISTORICAL CHANGE: JEWS IN THE MODERN WORLD (UHC)3
HIST 3810JEWS IN AMERICA4
HIST 3815EAST EUROPEAN JEWISH HISTORY4

Theology courses

Course Title Credits
THEO 3105THE TORAH3
THEO 3711Sacred Texts of the Middle East3
THEO 3713CLASSIC JEWISH TEXTS3

Premodern Period courses

Course Title Credits
HIST 1850UNDERSTANDING HISTORICAL CHANGE: JEWS IN THE ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL WORLD3
HIST 4610SEMINAR: JEWISH SOCIETY AND CULTURE IN EASTERN EUROPE4
MVST 4009MEDIEVAL JERUSALEM4