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Naomi B. Sokoloff
SISJE 490
Seattle Campus

Special Topics

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Class description

"Life in Israel"

This course explores aspects of contemporary life in Israel through film and popular culture. Taught in English. Students are required to write 5 short response papers and complete 4-5 page final project. Grading: Credit/No Credit. For more information: contact Prof. Naomi Sokoloff (naosok@uw.edu) or Prof. Noam Pianko (npianko@uw.edu)

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Small lecture/Discussion >

Recommended preparation

No previous knowledge of Israeli culture required. >

Class assignments and grading

Students will be assigned five short response papers or writing assignments, plus a five page final essay.

Short papers: 50%; Final essay - 50%.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Naomi B. Sokoloff
Date: 01/17/2011