HEB 325 • ADVANCED CONV AND COMPOSITION
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
The objective of the course is to improve the students' speaking proficiency as well as writing skills. Based on text from Hebrew newspapers and magazines that provides key words, various topics are discussed in class. Preference is given to contemporary issues. Students are encouraged to express themselves in Hebrew, regardless of the limitations of their vocabulary. They are also expected to debate the topics among themselves. At the conclusion of each discussion, the subject is summarized in writing. In addition to practicing free expression in Hebrew, the written assignments are aimed at learning proper syntax and style.
Oral report: 15% Term paper: 15% Written assignments: 20% Class discussions: 40% Attendance: 10%
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