Hebrew Classes

Fall Registration opens August 7 members, August 13 general

LEVEL ASSESSMENT:
to find out what level is right for you please contact Ayelet: israel@jccgv.bc.ca

COURSE TEXTBOOKS
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Modern Hebrew

ALEPH 1 BEGINNER
Start speaking Hebrew! Learn the foundations and pronunciation. No prerequisite.
Instructor: Hila Graf
Th    7:00-9:00pm
Sep 27–Dec 20  13 classes   M$312/R$331   1930

ALEPH 1 PLUS
Instructor: Dr. Tali Keselman
Mo    7:00-9:00pm
Oct 9–Dec 18  9 classes  M$216/R$230    1931

ALEPH 2
Expand your basic vocabulary and improve your reading and listening comprehension.
Instructor: Ilana Shapira
Tu    7:00-9:00pm
Oct 9–Dec 18  11 classes   M$264/R$280     1932

ALEPH 3
Gain better understanding of grammar; improve your reading, speaking and writing.
Instructor: Ilana Shapira
We    7:00-9:00pm
Sep 26–Dec 19  13 classes   M$312/R$331  1933

ALEPH 4
Expand your ability to write and talk about the past, present and future with more complex vocabulary.
Instructor: Dr. Tali Keselman
Tu    7:00-9:00pm
Oct 9–Dec 18   11 classes    M$264/R$280      1934

BET
Read of a variety of texts and engage in conversation while enriching your vocabulary.
Instructor: Rahel Halabe
We    9:30-11:30am
Sep 26–Dec 19  13 classes    M$312/R$331   1935

GIMMEL & BEYOND
Reading and conversation conducted entirely in Hebrew. Focus on advanced vocabulary and fluency.
Instructor: Rahel Halabe
Th    9:30-11:30am
Sep 27–Dec 20  13 classes     M$312/R$331     1936

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Mini-Ulpan Aleph

Immerse yourself in Modern Hebrew. Learn through talking and listening to stories, watching videos and singing, reading, writing and … eating, all in a small groups with an expert Israeli teacher.

5 Sundays  (25 hours) Hebrew course designed to:

  • Enrich your vocabulary
  • Give you confidence to speak easily
  • Encourage you to read more than a textbook
  • Deepen your understanding of Hebrew grammar

Instructor: Rahel Halabe
SU    9:30am-2:30pm
Nov 4-Dec 2
M$274/R$299    1937
Materials: $20

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Biblical Hebrew

Instructors: Rahel Halabe & Ryan Blackwelder
A few hours of homework required to absorb the material.

BIBLICAL HEBREW INTRO
Read and comprehend verbless sentences in the Bible and have a core vocabulary.
Prerequisite: ability to read Hebrew with vowels, comprehension not required.
Mo    7:00-9:00pm
Oct 15–Dec 17   9 classes  M$216/R$230     1938

BIBLICAL HEBREW 2
Learn the verbal system and expended vocabulary. Prerequisite: completion of level 1
Tu    7:00-9:00pm
Oct 9–Dec 18  11 classes   M$264/R$280    1939

BIBLICAL HEBREW 3
Th    4:00-6:00pm
Sep 27–Dec 20  13 classes    M$312/R$331    1940

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NEW Baking in Hebrew

A unique opportunity to learn/speak Hebrew and bake at the same time! Let this fun hands-on baking class immerse you in the Hebrew language.
Adi Keselman – Baking instructor, graduate of Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts.
Dr. Tali Keselman – A professional Hebrew language instructor.
We Oct 17 7:00-9:00pm 1951
We Nov 14 7:00-9:00pm 1952
We Dec 12 7:00-9:00pm 1953
Per Class: Member $35/Regular $40
Series: Member $100/Regular $115 1954

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