Hebrew Classes

For information on Hebrew Language programs and placement assistance, please call Cathleen Murphy in the Taube Koret Center for Jewish Peoplehood at 415.292.1286 or email cmurphy@jccsf.org.

Class

Day

Time

Dates

Holidays
(No Class)

Code

Fee

Modern Hebrew Level I Summer - Matinee (HEB1MSU15)

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With Niri Zach
Learn Hebrew from scratch. Begin with learning how to read, write and pronounce the alefbet (Hebrew alphabet). Then combine letters into simple words to engage in beginning conversation.

Designed for first-time students and students who are interested in beginning to learn modern conversational Hebrew.

Tuesdays

10:15 am –
11:45 am

6/9/15 – 8/11/15

HEB1MSU15

M $160

P $175

Modern Hebrew Level I Summer - Evening (HEB1ESU15)

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With Niri Zach
Learn Hebrew from scratch. Begin with learning how to read, write and pronounce the alefbet (Hebrew alphabet). Then combine letters into simple words to engage in beginning conversation.

Tuesdays

6:15 pm –
7:45 pm

6/9/15 – 8/11/15

HEB1ESU15

M $185

P $200

Modern Hebrew Level II - Matinee (HEB2MSU15)

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With Niri Zach
Build your vocabulary and learn the basic skills for day-to-day conversation by focusing on listening and responding in Hebrew. Topics include numbers, colors, household items, essential conversations like time and directions, and present tense verbs.

Tuesdays

12:00 pm –
1:30 pm

6/9/15 – 8/11/15

HEB2MSU15

M $160

P $175

Modern Hebrew Level II - Evening (HEB2ESU15)

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With Niri Zach
Build your vocabulary and learn the basic skills for day-to-day conversation by focusing on listening and responding in Hebrew. Topics include numbers, colors, household items, essential conversations like time and directions, and present tense verbs.

Tuesdays

8:00 pm –
9:30 pm

6/9/15 – 8/11/15

HEB2ESU15

M $185

P $200

Modern Hebrew Level III - Matinee (HEB3MSU15)

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With Niri Zach
Build on previous knowledge. Improve your reading comprehension, increase your vocabulary and practice conversations about travel, food and getting to know people. Begin to learn the past tense.

Wednesdays

10:15 am –
12:00 pm

6/10/15 – 8/12/15

HEB3MSU15

M $160

P $175

Modern Hebrew Level III - Evening (HEB3ESU15)

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With Niri Zach
Build on previous knowledge. Improve your reading comprehension, increase your vocabulary and practice conversations about travel, food and getting to know people. Begin to learn the past tense.

Wednesdays

6:15 pm –
7:45 pm

6/10/15 – 8/12/15

HEB3ESU15

M $185

P $200

Modern Hebrew Level IV - Matinee (HEB4MSU15)

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With Niri Zach
Increase proficiency by learning more advanced vocabulary and how grammar influences meaning. Topics include shoreshim (word roots), the future tense, binyanim (verb forms) and idioms.

Class takes place mostly in Hebrew and uses basic native Hebrew sources to discuss wide-ranging topics, including current events

Wednesdays

12:00 pm –
1:30 pm

6/10/15 – 8/12/15

HEB4MSU15

M $160

P $175

Modern Hebrew Level IV - Evening (HEB4ESU15)

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With Niri Zach
Increase proficiency by learning more advanced vocabulary and how grammar influences meaning. Topics include shoreshim (word roots), the future tense, binyanim (verb forms) and idioms.

Class takes place mostly in Hebrew and uses basic native Hebrew sources to discuss wide-ranging topics, including current events and Israeli culture.

Thursdays

6:15 pm –
7:45 pm

6/11/15 – 8/13/15

HEB4ESU15)

M $185

P $200

Modern Hebrew Level V Summer - Evening (HEB5ESU15)

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With Niri Zach
Engage in in-depth Hebrew reading and conversation in this class conducted entirely in Hebrew. Focuses on fluency using Israeli newspapers, music, stories, film and other Hebrew sources.

Thursdays

8:00 pm –
9:30 pm

6/11/15 – 8/13/15

HEB5ESU15

M $185

P $200