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National College Credit Recommendation Service
Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience
Ethical Interpersonal Communication (ETH299)
Formerly Studies in Jewish Law: Interpersonal Communication (REL377)
Classroom-based instruction: 39 hours (13 weeks). Proficiency exam: Varies; self-study format.
Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations.
September 2009 - Present.
Instructional delivery format:
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: identify, describe and interpret Biblical and Rabbinic sources pertaining to laws of interpersonal communication; discuss the background and philosophy behind the laws; apply the sources, laws and philosophical underpinnings to practical application - when, where, how one may share information about others.
Major topics taught in this course include: Biblical and Rabbinic sources on verbal abuse and laws of slander, gossip, and the private and public exchange of information in Jewish Law. Topics may vary. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion and textual preparation. Prerequisite: Basic Halalchic knowledge.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category OR in the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Jewish Ethics, Religious Ethics, Judaic Studies, or Religious Studies (10/10) (8/15 revalidation) (3/21 revalidation).