Yiddish - Level 8

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Class Overview

Build more advanced Yiddish vocabulary and expressions in this engaging and interactive class! 

In this class, develop advanced conversational skills while exploring Yiddish speaking culture. Read longer Yiddish texts and translate them together in class, continuing to develop practical listening, speaking and reading skills.

You will gain vocabulary while learning new expressions and phrases to advance your language skills, comfort and appreciation of the language.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Build new vocabulary 
  • Learn idiomatic expressions and phrases for everyday life
  • Develop advanced conversational skills 
  • Advance listening, speaking, reading and translating skills
  • Explore Yiddish-speaking culture

Who Should Take this Class?

Prerequisites: 7 quarters (105 hours)  of Yiddish study or equivalent.

  • Yiddish language students who wish to advance their conversational skills and fluency 
  • Students who wish to continue learning Yiddish in a fun and interactive learning environment 
  • Those who enjoy improving their Yiddish language skills with an eye toward someday speaking Yiddish fluently



Class Details

This class is held online by videoconferencing. It is led by an instructor(s) in real-time as an interactive class experience. To attend and participate fully you will need access to a computer or device with video and a microphone, plus high-speed internet connection. Instructions to access the class will be emailed to you by the instructor or staff member before the class begins. Note: part of this class might be recorded, for the students and instructor to use for review only; recordings will be deleted after the end of the quarter.


Winter 2022

  • 10 Tuesdays ; Jan 11 to Mar 15 ; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
  • Location : SCONL; Room Online
  • Fee : $209
  • Class ID : 38858 ; SKU : 32315