Missouri State University

Modern & Classical Languages (MCL)Department of Modern and Classical Languages

Hebrew

Why study Hebrew at Missouri State University?

  • Our well-educated, expert faculty provide you with a learning experience that can sharpen your speaking, writing and conversation skills in Hebrew.
  • Smaller class sizes mean you get to know your teachers – many of whom hold PhDs – and can get focused, one-on-one attention from them.
  • Knowing Hebrew can help you pursue a variety of religious studies.
  • Studying Hebrew will prepare you to pursue graduate studies.
Missouri State University offers the following courses in Hebrew:

Hebrew (HBW) courses

  • HBW 101 Elementary Biblical Hebrew I

    The essentials of grammar and vocabulary building of Ancient Hebrew through reading and writing.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • HBW 102 Elementary Biblical Hebrew II

    Prerequisite: C or better in HBW 101.

    Continuation of HBW 101.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • HBW 201 Intermediate Biblical Hebrew I

    Prerequisite: C or better in HBW 102.

    Continuation of HBW 102, with increased emphasis on reading.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • HBW 202 Intermediate Biblical Hebrew II

    Prerequisite: C or better in HBW 201.

    Introduction to Ancient Hebrew Literature; analysis of its subject, forms and ideals.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • HBW 297 Special Topics in Hebrew

    Prerequisite: permission of instructor and department head.

    Topics of selected interest in Hebrew studies, including travel courses to Hebrew-speaking countries. The specific subject matter and/or international component may change from semester to semester according to resources and demand. May be repeated, as topics change, to a maximum of 6 credit hours. Variable content course.

    Credit hours:
    1-6
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings