The program offers courses in such subjects as Hebrew, the Hebrew Bible, Jewish mysticism, women and Judaism, and ethics. Students typically begin their study with
- 212, Introduction to Judaism,
- 208, Texts and Readers: Introduction to the Religious Classics of Judaism, or
- 232, Contemporary Jewish Ethics.
Students may also take courses at the other Five Colleges as well as in related departments at Mount Holyoke.
Consult with the program chair for a list of current courses in other departments that may be taken for credit toward a Jewish studies minor.