Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience
Studies in Jewish Law: Laws of Shabbat I (REL206); Studies in Jewish Law: Laws of Shabbat I (REL308)
39 hours (13 weeks); varies for proficiency exam (self-study format).
September 2009 - Present.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to analyze texts pertaining to identification and definition of selected forms of work prohibited on the Sabbath, Laws of Muktzeh, Laws of candle lighting, and Kiddush, and Havdalah.
Classroom-based or proficiency exam format: Major topics include a selection of the 39 categories of Melakhah, their definitions and contemporary applications. Methods of instruction include lecture and discussion.