Taught course

Hebrew Studies

University of Cambridge · Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Entry requirements

Applicants for this course should have achieved a UK 2:1 Honours Degree.

Lower Intermediate to Intermediate level of Hebrew Language required.

Months of entry


Course content

The Advanced Diploma is a nine-month postgraduate qualification that provides instruction in the Hebrew language for students with a first degree whose knowledge of the language is at an intermediate or lower intermediate level at the time of entry with the objective of bringing their knowledge up to an advanced level. The learning outcome of advanced level Hebrew is intended to prepare students for two possible pathways after the course:

  1. An MPhil degree with a research component, with a view to advancing thereafter to a PhD or another career requiring high level language and research skills
  2. A career in specialist Hebrew language teaching (in, for example, the Secondary Education Sector)

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • AdvDip
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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