Centre for Continuing Education

Jewish Culture Course: Bereshit Course I (Genesis) – From Adam to Abraham: The First 20 Generations

Jewish culture. Learn about Jewish culture with us. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Course materials developed by The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning - a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For specific enquiries regarding the program, please contact Hinda Young on 0432 567 917. The stories take us from universal tales about the creation of the world: the flood and the Tower of Babel, to the foundational tales of... [More]
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Jewish Medical Ethics Course: A 21st Century Discussion

Jewish culture. Learn about Jewish culture with us. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Course materials developed by The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning - a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For specific enquiries regarding the program, please contact Hinda Young on 0432 567 917. Our Jewish medical ethics course draws upon Jewish thought and teachings to investigate scholarly and clinical challenges to medical... [More]
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Beyond Borders Course: The History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict

Jewish culture. Learn about Jewish culture with us. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Course materials developed by The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning - a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For specific enquiries regarding the program, please contact Hinda Young on 0432 567 917. This course provides a strong, text-based historical overview from the late nineteenth century through to today. Material is designed to... [More]
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Modern Living Course: Maintaining Balance

Jewish culture. Learn about Jewish culture with us. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Course materials developed by The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning - a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For specific enquiries regarding the program, please contact Hinda Young on 0432 567 917. Aims This course aims to expose you to a variety of Jewish texts approaching the topic of work/life balance. Outcomes By the end of this... [More]
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Jewish Culture Course: Bereshit Course II (Genesis) – The Story of the First Jewish Family

Jewish culture. Learn about Jewish culture with us. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Course materials developed by The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning - a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For specific enquiries regarding the program, please contact Hinda Young on 0432 567 917. This course involves a deep exploration of the second half of the book of Bereshit (Genesis) in the Torah (The Five Books of Moses). In... [More]
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Israeli Literature as a Window into Society Course

Jewish culture. Learn about Jewish culture with us. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Course materials developed by The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning - a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For specific enquiries regarding the program, please contact Hinda Young on 0432 567 917. This series of ten sessions, developed by the Melton Centre at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, aims to provide an insight into the... [More]
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Jewish Humour Course: From Sinai to Seinfeld

Jewish culture. Learn about Jewish culture with us. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Course materials developed by The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning - a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For specific enquiries regarding the program, please contact Hinda Young on 0432 567 917. The association between Jews and humour has been strong for at least the last 200 years. American comedy was largely an art form during... [More]
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We Are What We Remember: The Ever-Evolving Transmission of Jewish History Course

Jewish culture. Learn about Jewish culture with us. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Course materials developed by The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning - a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For specific enquiries regarding the program, please contact Hinda Young on 0432 567 917. Aims This course aims to explore the impact of Jewish collective memory on the current and future status of worldwide Jewry. Outcomes By... [More]
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Jewish Culture Course: Holy Days, Festivities and Religious Practice

Jewish culture. Learn about Jewish culture with us. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Course materials developed by The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning - a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For specific enquiries regarding the program, please contact Hinda Young on 0432 567 917. This course examines a wide variety of Jewish sources to explore the deeper concepts underlying Jewish holidays, lifecycle observances,... [More]
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Jewish Culture Course: The Purpose of Life

Jewish culture. Learn about Jewish culture with us. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Course materials developed by The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning - a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For specific enquiries regarding the program, please contact Hinda Young on 0432 567 917. Join us as we consider ancient and modern sources in an exploration of the Jewish perspective on the meaning and purpose of life. Why do... [More]
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