Courses in Yiddish

Autumn 2020

Yiddish is one of Sweden's official national minority languages ​​and Lund University is the only university in Scandinavia that offers teaching and conducts research about Yiddish language, literature and culture.

A new generation of Yiddish-speaking researchers and teachers is helping to revitalize the language in the 21st century. The teaching consists partly of language studies and partly of cultural courses that examine the rich Yiddish literature and Ashkenazi-Jewish history and culture.

The courses are taught as distance learning via Zoom and international admissions are welcome. But please note that you will have to pay if your not a citizen of a EU country.

Late applications open on July 15.

In the autumn of 2020 the Centre for Languages and Literature offer the following courses in Yiddish:

Language and literature courses

More information:

About Yiddish

Learn more about Yiddish as and academic subject and our education here.

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