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JMI Online: Ot Azoy 2021
Wednesday 14th July – Thursday 15th July
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Discover JMI’s famous full immersion course in Yiddish Language for people of all ages, levels and backgrounds, where even complete beginners learn to speak, read, write, sing and even dream in Yiddish in a week.
Ot Azoy Yiddish language classes are held at 4 levels, and is directed by Dr Khayele Beer with a faculty of world class Yiddish tutors and experts: Sonia Pinkusowitz-Dratwa, Lily Kahn and Simo Muir.
LEVEL 1 – ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS (waiting list)
LEVEL 2 – INTERMEDIATE (waiting list)
LEVEL 3 – UPPER INTERMEDIATE (waiting list)
LEVEL 4 – ADVANCED (3 places)
You will have the privilege of working with some of the UK and Europe’s top educators. No matter what your level in Yiddish whether a beginner or a budding linguist, you will benefit from the level of teaching excellence from faculty.
Sunday (non-mandatory and only for level 1)
11-1230pm Alef-Beys with Lily Kahn
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday.
9.30 – 11-00
Yiddish 1a: Simo Muir
Yiddish 1b: Diana Matut
Yiddish 2a: Lily Kahn
Yiddish 2b: Daria Vakhrushova
Yiddish 3: Sonia Pinkusowicz-Dratwa
Yiddish 4: Helen (Khayele) Beer
11.00 – 11.30 BREAK
11.30 – 1.00
Yiddish 1a: Lily Kahn
Yiddish 1b: Daria Vakhrushova
Yiddish 2a: Simo Muir
Yiddish 2b: Diana Matut
Yiddish 3: Helen (Khayele) Beer
Yiddish 4: Sonia Pinkusowicz-Dratwa
The language school sessions include reading, writing and speaking Yiddish.
- Scholarships: If you are a current student and would like a scholarship to support your application fees we are able to offer you a reduction.
- Technical Scholarships: We have 4 places available for students who are technically proficient and would like to assist the tutors. This is limited to one in each level, so please be in touch with the JMI team about this after you have registered and we can discuss this further and arrange your registration.
- Any questions? Please don’t hesitate to contact JMI team for extra information about the course.
Full rate £120
Student / Senior rate £80
Senior rate is set at 65+
Scholarship rate / Technical Scholarships please contact the team.
Refund policy: (% deducted)
10% if cancelled before 1 June.
25% if cancelled after 1 July.
Sunday 11th July: 11am-12.30noon Alef Beys session with Lily Kahn
Monday 12th July: 9.30am-1pm
Tuesday 13th July: 9.30am-1pm
Wednesday 14th July: 9.30am-1pm
Thursday 15th July: 9.30am-1pm
PLEASE REGISTER BELOW BEFORE 1 JULY – KHAYELE BEER MAY INTERVIEW YOU VIA SKYPE NEARER THE COURSE DATE TO ASCERTAIN THAT YOUR YIDDISH LEVEL ON APPLICATION IS SUITED TO THE LEVEL YOU HAVE CHOSEN ON YOUR APPLICATION.