Modern Hebrew

Level 6

Open your eyes and heart to Israel as you've never seen it and take a closer look at its culture, history, and literary works of art with a more advanced level of Hebrew.

Course Description

In this advanced course we will deepen your understanding of Israeli culture by reading texts which are written at a level suited for native Hebrew speakers. You will be exposed to texts about agricultural projects, modern poetry and short stories. You will also learn:

  • Increase your use of your vocabulary which is now up to 1,700 words
  • Understanding the different verb groups and exceptions to the rule
  • Complex sentence structure, integrating all the rules up to this point

In addition you will be able to write a about different topics that have been discussed up to this point as well as about personal matters, to encourage you to practice your personal expression and use the grammar and vocabulary you have learned up to this point.

Course Main Takeaways

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    Start Date December 13, 2020
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    Level Expert
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    Weekly Hours 2 Hrs
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    Duration 9 Months
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    Accreditation This course is worth 2 credits at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Course Developer

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Ouzi Rotem

Ouzi Rotem lives in Tel Aviv, where he  teaches Modern and Biblical Hebrew as well as Biblical Aramaic. He enjoys reading, cooking and listening to…


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Syllabus Summary

  • The Woman Who Brought Cinema to Jerusalem

    Text:Lia van Leer,Grammar: Pronouns with “...ש”,Adjectives with the prepositions “...ל” or “...מ”,The directional suffix

  • We Should Speak Hebrew

    Grammar:Binyan Pi’el, gizrat Ha-shlemim: past, present and future,Binyan Pi’el: four-letter roots,Future tense after expressions with the conjunction “...ש”

  • Painting, Sculpture and Design

    Text:Bezalel,Grammar:Binyan Pi’el, gizrat Ha-shlemim: gerund

  • Falling in Love and Getting Excited

    Song:When I'm with You / Uzi Hitman,Grammar: – Binyan Hitpa’el, gizrat Ha-shlemim: past, present and future Binyan Hitpa’el: four-letter roots The inclination of the word “יניעב”

This Course is Fully Acknowledged by the Hebrew University

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All lessons are recorded and available on demand.

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Available 24/7 to assist you.

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A weekly teacher session for Q&A and discussion groups.

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