Catalog Year: 2023-2024
Banner Code: LA-MINOR-RELI-JS
This minor is designed for students interested in the culture, history, and politics of Jewish communities across the world.
The University Catalog is the authoritative source for information on program requirements and courses. The Schedule of Classes is the authoritative source for information on classes scheduled for this semester. See the Schedule for the most up-to-date information and see Patriot web to register for classes. Requirements may be different for earlier catalog years. See the University Catalog archives.
Total credits: 15
Students should be aware of the specific policies associated with this program, located on the Admissions & Policies tab.
|Judaism (Mason Core)
|Students choose 12 credits from the following. No more than 6 credits of foreign language or 9 credits of Experiential Learning can be applied to the minor. 1
|The Middle East in the 20th Century
|Introduction to Religions of the "West" (Mason Core)
|Religion and History of Ancient Israel
|Judaism from Exile to Talmud
|Foreign Language (up to 6 credits)
|Elementary Hebrew I
|Elementary Hebrew II
|Introduction to Biblical Hebrew
|Readings in Biblical Hebrew
|Intermediate Hebrew I
|Intermediate Hebrew II
|Experiential Learning (up to 9 credits)
Any study abroad program approved by minor director
An internship experience approved by the minor director
Special topics courses and independent studies courses, when relevant, may be used to fulfill this requirement with prior written approval of the undergraduate director.