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Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience
Introduction to the Philosophy of Mitzvot (PHI299)
Classroom: 39 hours (13 weeks). Distance/Hybrid: Varies.
Traditional classroom-based offered at Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations. Distance learning and hybrid options available.
September 2009 - Present.
Instructional delivery format:
Traditional classroom model
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: discuss the deeper meaning of the mitzvot and illustrate the role of mitzvot in a system of human development, according to traditional sources in Jewish thought and philosophy.
Major topics taught in this course include: the laws and customs of Shabbat, the blessings, selected prayers, and women's mitzvot. Topics may vary. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion, and textual preparation.
In the lower division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Religious Studies (10/10) (8/15 revalidation) (3/21 revalidation).