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Introduction to the Philosophy of Mitzvot (PHI299)

Location: 
Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations.
Length: 
39 hours (13 weeks).
Dates: 
September 2009 - Present.
Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to articulate an understanding of the deeper meaning of the Mitzvot as a system of human development, according to traditional sources in Jewish thought and philosophy.

Instruction: 

Major topics covered in the course are: 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.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Religious Studies (10/10) (8/15 revalidation).

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