Biblical Hebrew – Level B

Improve your ability to read the Hebrew Bible.

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Details

Course structure and goals

The B-level classes focus on reading the Hebrew Bible in its original language. Over the course students build a solid foundation for proficiently reading prosaic texts. Furthermore, they get a better feel for the morphology of nouns and verbs, master additional syntactical structures, and expand their vocabulary. As a result, students vastly improve their ability to comprehend the Hebrew Scriptures. The grammatical topics are taught within the framework of well-known Biblical stories.

By the end of the course, students will

have expanded their Biblical Hebrew vocabulary.
„have a better understanding of Hebrew morphology.
„have improved their knowledge of the language’s syntactical construction.

Duration

Class meets once a week over a 8-month period.
In addition, students can take advantage of our complimentary enrichment sessions, for an additional hour per week.

Additional features

In addition to the weekly virtual class, students have access to the following learning tools:

 Recorded Lessons – All the lessons are recorded and available on demand.
 Q&A and extra practice sessions - A weekly teacher moderated session for Q&A and discussion group.
 Forum – A 24/7 online forum to answer all your course-related questions.
 Technical Support –Available 24/7 to assist you.

Cost, dates and times

Courses open every month. Classes are available during the week and on Sundays, during the morning, afternoon, and evening hours.

Information about course prices, payments plans, dates and local time is available on our online registration form, second page. Fill in the details in the first page including Country and State, press Next and you will see the class schedule in your time zone and course prices.

eTeacher accepts all major international credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, and American Express). Students can also use PayPal or transfer the money directly into the company’s bank account.

Requirements (who should attend?)

This course is open to anyone over the age of 18 who knows the Hebrew alphabet, is familiar with the basic noun and verbal paradigms, and can read the Bible’s short prose texts. In any event, if it turns out that a student is unsuited for a particular level, the teacher will immediately transfer him or her to the appropriate class (at no extra charge).

Academic Credit by the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Students are more than welcome to take our Biblical Hebrew courses for 3 academic credits from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For full academic requirements, please download our Information Pack and read the Academic Requirements appendix B.

Schedule

Course Schedule

SemesterStartEnd

April 2014

Sun, April 27, 2014 Sat, January 17, 2015
Europe (CET)
  • Group No. 194 - Tuesday, 19:00 - 19:55
  • Group No. 201 - Wednesday, 16:00 - 16:55
US East coast (EST)
  • Group No. 194 - Tuesday, 19:00 - 19:55
  • Group No. 201 - Wednesday, 16:00 - 16:55
  • Group No. 196 - Wednesday, 19:00 - 19:55
US West coast (PST)
  • Group No. 194 - Tuesday, 19:00 - 19:55
  • Group No. 201 - Wednesday, 16:00 - 16:55
  • Group No. 196 - Wednesday, 16:00 - 16:55
  • Group No. 190 - Monday, 17:00 - 17:55
 

May 2014

Sun, May 25, 2014 Sat, February 14, 2015
Europe (CET)
  • Group No. 199 - Thursday, 19:10 - 20:05
US East coast (EST)
  • Group No. 199 - Thursday, 19:10 - 20:05
  • Group No. 200 - Tuesday, 19:00 - 19:55
US West coast (PST)
  • Group No. 199 - Thursday, 19:10 - 20:05
  • Group No. 200 - Tuesday, 16:00 - 16:55
 

June 2014

Sun, June 22, 2014 Sat, March 07, 2015
Europe (CET)
  • Group No. 202 - Sunday, 13:00 - 13:55
  • Group No. 203 - Sunday, 18:00 - 18:55
  • Group No. 204 - Monday, 16:00 - 16:55
US East coast (EST)
  • Group No. 202 - Sunday, 13:00 - 13:55
  • Group No. 203 - Sunday, 12:00 - 12:55
  • Group No. 204 - Monday, 16:00 - 16:55
  • Group No. 206 - Monday, 19:05 - 20:00
  • Group No. 205 - Tuesday, 17:00 - 17:55
US West coast (PST)
  • Group No. 202 - Sunday, 13:00 - 13:55
  • Group No. 203 - Sunday, 09:00 - 09:55
  • Group No. 204 - Monday, 16:00 - 16:55
  • Group No. 206 - Monday, 16:05 - 17:00
  • Group No. 205 - Tuesday, 17:00 - 17:55
 

July 2014

Sun, July 20, 2014 Sat, April 04, 2015
 

August 2014

Sun, August 24, 2014 Sat, May 09, 2015
 

September 2014

Sun, September 28, 2014 Sat, June 13, 2015
 

November 2014

Sun, November 30, 2014 Sat, July 25, 2015
 

November 2014

Sun, November 02, 2014 Sat, July 04, 2015
 

January 2015

Sun, January 04, 2015 Sat, August 22, 2015
 

February 2015

Sun, February 01, 2015 Sat, October 17, 2015
 

Testimonials

Below you can find just a few of the many expressions of positive feedback that our programs have received for this course

  •   My goal for studying was to understand the text as clearly as possible, and although the language seems strange and difficult at first the payoff is tremendous! This program with the cirriculum and live interaction, has given me the chance to reach my goal.  
    Carl McIntosh, Jackson, Kentucky
  •   I am loving the course and learning about Biblical Hebrew. This course has opened me to a new part of myself that I had not been aware of before - the passionate student with a desire to learn. Thank you to the eteacher team for allowing me to experience this fresh, new perspective on learning. 
    Simon Russell-Baker, Sunshine Coast, Australia
  •   Dr. Luke Miller is a superb teacher. His background is in Semitic languages and Biblical archeology... he is excellent when it comes to explaining the many features and nuances of Biblical Hebrew and its relationship to the Hebrew that is spoken today. 
    Jamie McDonald, Sylvan Lake, AB
  •   I don't learn very fast but e-teacher has helped me to stick with my Hebrew lessons. I think it is very important to learn Biblical Hebrew and I just keep taking lessons. I know that one day I will be able to read the scriptures without the classes but until that day I know that I can rely e-teacher for help. 
    Rosa Smith, Gonzales, Texas
  •   I started the e teacher classes, now the concepts of the language are just sticking and I am getting a better understanding of the concepts. It is a great program I love the interaction with the teachers and the class.  
    Candise Schmidt, Michigan City, IN
  •   What a great lesson! I learned a lot and I thought I was well prepared for this lesson. Ivrit is so beautiful as a language. The language just comes to life.  
    Stewart Robert, Ohio, USA
  •   Great Teacher. No doubt about it! Excellent class!  
    Daniel E. Woodhead, Pentwater, USA
  •   Excellent lesson. I really like the fascinating connections made between different parts of the Bible. It also provided a good review of participles. 
    Darlison Bill, Ireland
  •   Great class - getting into some unfamiliar texts, very interesting. meanyen meod 
    Krainik Jean, USA