Courses

The University of Houston presently offers an array of courses in Jewish Studies in fields such as World Cultures and Literature (WCL), Religious Studies, History, German, English, and Classics. A sampling of these courses includes:

  • JWST Introduction to Jewish Studies
  • JWST 3374: Jewish Film
  • JWST 3384: Jewish Women Through Biography
  • WCL 3380: American Jewish Culture
  • WCL 3397: Selected Topics – Jewish Mysticism
  • WCL 4367: Voices of the Exile and Diaspora
  • WCL 4380: Jewish Expulsion from Spain 1492
  • WCL 6364: Representations of the Holocaust
  • RELS 2330: Judaism
  • RELS 2335: Rabbinic Biblical Interpretation
  • HIST 3358: Twentieth Century Germany
  • HIST 3397: Pictures and Words: Palestine-Israel Conflict Through Film
  • HIST 3398: Modern Middle East
  • GERM 3364: Writing Holocausts
  • ENGL 3366: Jewish-American Literature
  • CLAS 3375: Roman, Jew, and Christian: The Politics and Sociology of Religion in the First Century A.D.