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:

CourseTitleCredits
History
Select one of the following:3
UNDERSTANDING HISTORICAL CHANGE: JEWS IN THE ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL WORLD (UHC)
UNDERSTANDING HISTORICAL CHANGE: JEWS IN THE MODERN WORLD (UHC)
JEWS IN AMERICA
EAST EUROPEAN JEWISH HISTORY
Theology
Select one of the following:3
THE TORAH
SACRED TEXTS OF THE MIDEAST
CLASSIC JEWISH TEXTS
Premodern Period
Select one of the following (or similar):3-4
UNDERSTANDING HISTORICAL CHANGE: JEWS IN THE ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL WORLD
CHRISTIANS, MUSLIMS, AND JEWS IN MEDIEVAL SPAIN
SEMINAR: JEWISH SOCIETY AND CULTURE IN EASTERN EUROPE
MEDIEVAL JERUSALEM
Electives
Select three electives in Jewish Studies 112
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Any course course with the JWST attribute may count toward this requirement. At least one course must be outside HIST or THEO. At least one course must be an upper-level seminar, such as an Interdisciplinary Capstone Course or a Values Seminar. No more than one course in Hebrew language may count toward this requirement.