Minor Requirements

Jewish Studies Minor

Required courses:

  • JWST 3000 - Modern Jewish History
  • JWST 3750 - Judaism: Religion, History, and Culture (Ancient through Modern)
  • Two courses from the University Core, such as FYS: Literature of Exile and Terror, FYS: Modern Jewish Literature; Explorations: The Zionist Idea; Integrations: The History and Psychology of the Holocaust and Genocide. In consultation with the Program Director, other core courses may satisfy this requirement.
  • Choice of: JWST 4900 (Senior Capstone), an approved Study Abroad course, or an approved course in Jewish literature, film, or culture.

Courses from other departments may satisfy JWST minor requirements. Please consult with the Director of Jewish Studies to determine eligibility prior to enrolling.

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