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2012-13 Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-13 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Jewish and Holocaust Studies Minor

Director: Elyce Helford, Department of English

The Jewish and Holocaust Studies minor requires 18 hours and offers students the opportunity to study the diasporic culture of the Jews, Judaism, and the Holocaust in a two-track interdisciplinary program. Students will explore these subjects via studies in history and culture, the arts and social sciences, and the methodologies of Jewish Studies and Holocaust Studies disciplines. Along the way, students will confront such vital topics central to local and global awareness as multiculturalism and the meanings of diversity, religious tolerance and intolerance, and genocide studies.

Required Courses (9 hours)

Students in both tracks will take the following courses:

Jewish Studies Track

General Electives (9 hours)

General electives are available only to the Jewish Studies track. Select 9 hours from the following:

Holocaust Studies Track

Guided Electives (9 hours)

Guided electives are available only to the Holocaust Studies track. Select 9 hours from the following courses: