Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Arts

Oriental Studies (Hebrew) (Joint Area)

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HBW1004 The History of the Jews in 12 Objects 4 ECTS
NES1003 Classical Hebrew 1 6 ECTS (NC)
ORS1102 Methods of Research 4 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HBW1005 Modern Hebrew 1 4 ECTS
HBW1006 Judaism: Past and Present 4 ECTS
NES1002 Classical Hebrew 2 4 ECTS (NC)




Requirement for regular progression to Year 2:
26 ECTS credits in Oriental Studies (Hebrew)
26 ECTS credits in the other area
8 ECTS credits in optional study-units

Total credits for this year: 60 ECTS credits

YEAR TWO

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HBW2009 History and Archaeology of the Holy Land 4 ECTS
HBW2012 Modern Hebrew 2 6 ECTS
HBW2013 Readings in Hebrew: Biblical Literature 4 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HBW2016 Functional Modern Hebrew 1 4 ECTS
HBW2018 Readings in Hebrew: Contemporary Media 4 ECTS
HBW2019 Jews and Judaism in Medieval and Early Modern Times 4 ECTS




Requirement for regular progression to Year 3:
26 ECTS credits in Oriental Studies (Hebrew)
26 ECTS credits in the other area
8 ECTS credits optional study-units

Total credits for this year: 60 ECTS credits

YEAR THREE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HBW2014 Readings in Hebrew: Receptions of Biblical Traditions 4 ECTS
HBW3015 Modern Hebrew 3 4 ECTS
HBW3016 Functional Modern Hebrew 2 4 ECTS
HBW3017 The Modern State of Israel 4 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

HBW3021 Synoptic Study-Unit 1: Language and Literature 6 ECTS (NC)
HBW3022 Synoptic Study-Unit 2: History and Culture 6 ECTS (NC)




Requirement for successful completion of Year 3: 60 ECTS credits, of which:
28 ECTS credits in Oriental Studies (Hebrew)
28 ECTS credits in the other area
4 ECTS credits optional study-units

Requirement for award of B.A. Oriental Studies (Hebrew) and in another area of study: 180 ECTS credits, of which:
80 ECTS credits in Oriental Studies (Hebrew)
80 ECTS credits in the other area
20 ECTS credits optional study-units

This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Undergraduate Awards, 2019 and by the Bye-Laws for the award of the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) under the auspices of the Faculty of Arts.
 
Last Updated: 27 May 2020
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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