Fall 2018

Fall 2018 Courses: August 27 - December 19, 2018

Undergraduate Courses

 

Mysticism and the Jewish American Literary Tradition

JWST 1234-001/ENGL 1340-001 | Distance Section: JWST 1234-001B
W 2:00PM – 4:30PM | 3.0 | Nan Goodman, Director of the Program in Jewish Studies, Professor of English and Jewish Studies
Meets Core Requirement: Ideals and Values | Meets Gen Ed Requirement: Arts & Humanities
*This course is offered in person and as a distance course. Distance learning allows students to watch classes live and actively participate in classes from anywhere. If you wish to enroll in the distance section of this course, please enroll under JWST 1234-001B.

Introduction to Jewish History: Bible to 1492

JWST/HIST 1818-100
M/W 12:00PM – 12:50PM | Recitation Required | 3.0 | David Shneer, Chair of Religious Studies, Professor of History, Religious Studies, and Jewish Studies
Meets Core Requirement: Historical Context | Meets Gen Ed Requirement: Arts & Humanities

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament

JWST/RLST 1900-001
T/TH 9:30AM - 10:45AM | 3.0 | Samuel Boyd, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies and Jewish Studies
Meets Gen Ed Requirement: Arts & Humanities

Introduction to Jewish Culture

JWST/GSLL 2350-001
T/TH 12:30PM - 1:45PM | 3.0 | Jewish Studies Faculty TBD
Meets Core Requirement: Human Diversity | Meets Gen Ed Requirements: Arts & Humanities, Global Diversity, US Diversity

Representing the Holocaust

JWST/GRMN 2502-010
M/W 10:00AM - 10:50AM | Recitation Required | 3.0 | Beverly Weber, Associate Professor of German Studies and Jewish Studies, and Director of Graduate Studies for Jewish Studies
Meets Core Requirement: Ideals and Values | Meets Gen Ed Requirement: Arts & Humanities

Modern Jewish Literature

JWST/GSLL 2551-010
T/TH 9:30AM - 10:45AM | 3.0 | Jewish Studies Faculty TBD
Meets Core Requirement: Literature & the Arts | Meets Gen Ed Requirement: Arts & Humanities

Judaism

JWST/RLST 3100-001
T/TH 11:00AM – 12:15PM | 3.0 | Elias Sacks, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies and Jewish Studies
Meets Core Requirement: Historical Context | Meets Gen Ed Requirement: Arts & Humanities
W 4:00PM - 6:30PM | 3.0 | Jewish Studies Faculty TBD
Meets Gen Ed Requirement: Arts & Humanities

M 2:00PM – 4:30PM | 3.0 | Eyal Rivlin, Instructor in Hebrew Language and Jewish Studies
Please email Meghan.Perea@colorado.edu if you are interested in taking this class.

History of Yiddish Culture*

HIST/JWST 4544-001
T/TH 3:30PM - 4:45PM | 3.0 | Jewish Studies Faculty TBD
Meets Gen Ed Requirement: Arts & Humanities
*This course was originaly scheduled as Topics in Jewish Studies: The Joys of Yiddish.

Independent Study in Jewish Studies

JWST 4900-900
If you are intersted in this class with a Jewish Studies faculty member, please email CUJewishStudies@colorado.edu.

Hebrew

 

Beginning Modern Hebrew, First Semester

HEBR 1010-001
M/W/F 10:00AM – 11:10AM | 4.0 | Eyal Rivlin, Instructor in Hebrew Language and Jewish Studies
M/W/F 11:15AM – 12:25PM | 4.0 | Eyal Rivlin, Instructor in Hebrew Language and Jewish Studies
Intermediate Hebrew Meets Foreign Language Requirements for Core and Gen Ed
HEBR 3010-001
M/W/F 1:00PM – 1:50PM | 3.0 | Eyal Rivlin, Instructor in Hebrew Language and Jewish Studies

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the following courses have been canceled for Fall 2018:

Canceled - History of Modern Israel/Palestine

JWST/HIST 4338-001 | MWF 11:00AM – 11:50AM | 3.0

Canceled - Israeli Literature: Exile, Nation, Home

JWST 4203-001 |T/TH 12:30PM - 1:45PM | 3.0

Canceled - Women, Gender & Sexuality in Judaism

JWST/RLST 3202-001 / WGST 3201-001

Spring 2018

Spring 2018 | January 16 - May 9, 2018


Undergraduate Courses:

JWST/HIST 1828-001 | MWF 1:00PM - 1:50PM | 3.0
**Meets Core Requirement: Historical Context**
Gregg Drinkwater, GPTI in History and Jewish Studies
 
JWST/HEBR 4203-001 | MWF 11:00AM - 11:50AM | 3.0
**Meets Core Requirement: Literature and the Arts**
Dr. Iddo Dickmann, Lecturer in Jewish Studies
 
JWST/RLST 1910-001 | MWF 9:00AM - 9:50AM | 3.0
Celene Lillie, Adjunct Faculty in Religious Studies
 
JWST/GSLL 2350-001 | MWF 12:00PM - 12:50PM | 3.0
**Meets Core Requirement: Human Diversity**
Dr. Iddo Dickmann, Lecturer in Jewish Studies
 
WRTG 3020-025 | MWF 1:00PM - 1:50PM | 3.0
**Meets Core Requirement: Written Communication**
Sarah Barkin, PhD, Lecturer in the Program for Writing & Rhetoric
 
JWST/GSLL/IAFS 3600-001 | MWF 2:00PM - 2:50PM | 3.0
**Meets Core Requirement: Human Diversity**
Dr. Iddo Dickmann, Lecturer in Jewish Studies
 
JWST 3930-801 | W 1:00PM - 3:30PM | 3.0
Eyal Rivlin, Instructor in Jewish Studies
**Email Meghan.Perea@colorado.edu to be placed in an internship today!**
 
JWST 4000-801 | 3.0
Nan Goodman, Director of Jewish Studies, Professor of English and Jewish Studies
*Restricted to Jewish Studies Senior Majors; Jewish Studies Minors may take with department consent.
**Please email Professor Davide Stimilli at Davide.Stimilli@colorado.edu if you intend to take this course.**
 
JWST/RLST 4260-002 / RLST 5260-001 | W 3:00PM - 5:30PM | 3.0
David Shneer, Professor of History, Religious Studies, and Jewish Studies, Chair of Religious Studies
 
JWST/ANTH 4580-001 | TTH 2:00PM - 3:15PM | 3.0
Paul Shankman, Professor of Anthropology
 
JWST/ENGL 4677-001 | TTH 12:30PM - 1:45PM | 3.0
Nan Goodman, Director of the Program in Jewish Studies, Professor of English and Jewish Studies
 
JWST 4900-900
**Please email Professor Davide Stimilli at Davide.Stimilli@colorado.edu if you intend to take this course with a Jewish Studies faculty member.**

Hebrew Courses

HEBR 1020-001 | MWF 10:00AM - 11:10AM | 4.0
Eyal Rivlin, Hebrew Language Instructor
 
HEBR 2120-001 | MWF 11:15AM - 12:25PM | 4.0
**Intermediate Modern Hebrew Meets Foreign Language Requirements**
Eyal Rivlin, Hebrew Language Instructor
 
HEBR 3020-001 | MF 1:00PM - 2:15PM | 3.0
Eyal Rivlin, Hebrew Language Instructor

Graduate Courses:

RLST 5260-002 | W 3:00PM - 5:30PM | 3.0
David Shneer, Professor of History, Religious Studies, and Jewish Studies, Chair of Religious Studies
 

Auxiliary Courses:

Auxiliary courses are not crosslisted in Jewish Studies, however, they may count towards a Jewish Studies major or minor if a student produces a final project on Jewish thought, history, practice, literature, etc. All final projects must be approved for the major or minor by Professor Davide Stimilli, Director of Undergraduate Studies for the Program in Jewish Studies. Please email Davide.Stimilli@colorado.edu.
 
GRMN 2601-001 | TTH 9:30AM - 10:45AM | 3.0
**Meets Core Requirement: Literature and the Arts**
Davide Stimilli, Associate Professor of German and Jewish Studies
GRMN 2301-010 | MW 2:00PM - 2:50PM | Recitation Required | 3.0
**Meets Core Requirement: Historical Context**
Patrick Greaney, Professor of German

Cancelled Courses:

The following courses have been cancelled for the Spring 2018 semester:
 
JWST 4800/5800-001 | M 6:00PM - 8:30PM | 3.0
Daniel Goldberg, Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Bioethics and Humanities at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
*This course is offered in conjunction with CU's Anschutz Medical Campus, in person and with a distance component.
**Undergraduates need instructor permission to enroll in this course. Please email Professor Goldberg at Daniel.Goldberg@ucdenver.edu.