Jewish Studies Program
University of Houston
613 Agnes Arnold Hall
Houston, TX 77204-6000

Contact:
Marie-Theresa Hernandez
713-743-3074
mthdz@uh.edu 

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.