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Elementary Biblical Hebrew – Intensive Summer Course

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Elementary Biblical Hebrew (SPLA011/48527)

Teaching Faculty:

Dr. Barak Dan

Language of Instruction:



Academic hours: 150
Credits: 10

Course Dates:

June 15-July 20, 2021


Undergraduate and graduate students or mature learners with an academic background who are familiar with the Hebrew alphabet and proficient in English

Application Deadline:

June 2, 2021


Application fee: US$ 80
Course Tuition: US$ 2,130
Housing: US$ 1,020

Relevant Academic Fields:

Bible studies, religion, Judaic studies, theology


  • Delve into the phonology and morphology of the Biblical Hebrew language.
  • Cover the fundamentals of syntax of Biblical Hebrew.
  • Read Biblical passages with the aid of a lexicon.


We’re pleased you’re applying to join us in Jerusalem. See our application guidelines to learn more. Apply online now!

Please note:

  • This program cannot be combined with a summer course from the July Session due to its intensive nature but may be combined with a course from the August Session. View the August Session courses here.
  • See here for more information about visas.
  • Students who complete their application to this program by February 15, 2021, and who also complete payment by March 15, 2021, will be eligible for a 10% early bird discount on the program tuition.


We’re happy to answer any questions you might have – or to chat for a bit to help you choose the right course or program.

For questions about the curriculum
Dr. Barak Dan

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