Jewish Studies Languages

The University of Pennsylvania Jewish Studies Program offers courses leading to language proficiency in Modern Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew, and Yiddish.

Modern Hebrew Language Program

Coordinator, Joseph Benatov
Modern Hebrew Language courses: 051, 052, 053, 054
For the Modern Hebrew Language Program tutorial site, click here.
Note: If you are interested in taking Modern Hebrew, you are advised to take the MHLP Placement Exam given at the beginning of the semester. For specific time and place, please call the NELC department at 215-898-7466.

Biblical Hebrew Program

Coordinator, Michael Carasik
Biblical Hebrew courses: 171,172, 173, 174

Yiddish Language Program

Coordinator, Kathryn Hellerstein
Yiddish Language courses: 031, 032, 033, 034

Jewish Studies Program
711 Williams Hall, 255 S. 36th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6305
215-898-6654 / 215-573-6026 fax /