2014-15 General Catalog

Department of Languages and Applied Linguistics
218 Cowell College
(831) 459-2054

Course Descriptions

Program Description

Students interested in acquiring proficiency in Yiddish can enroll in beginning language courses. In addition, some credit from these courses may be counted toward the major or minor in Jewish studies; consult with the Jewish studies program. Lower-division courses are aimed at enabling students to gain proficiency in aural comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Attention is also given to developing an understanding of the culture that has been expressed through the Yiddish language. Some instruction takes place in Yiddish from the beginning level.

Campus Language Laboratories and Placement Exams

Information about these topics can be found under Department of Languages and Applied Linguistics.

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Revised: 09/01/14