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Talmud Survey VI (HEB299)

Formerly Talmud with Medieval Commentary VI (HEB299)
Location: 
Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations.
Length: 

Varies-proficiency exam. 

Dates: 

September 2009 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: discuss portions of Babylonian Talmud from kiddushin folios 2-8 with Rashi's commentary; enrich their Talmudic vocabulary and knowledge of its logical give and take; and begin to independently study Talmudic texts.

Instruction: 

The course focuses on developing language skills and the ability to decipher the cryptic Talmudic text and reconstruct dialogue while increasing students' knowledge by granting them tools for further study. Students become conversant in broader areas of Talmudic knowledge and thought. Tractates and texts may vary with a minimum of 20 folio pages of Talmud. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion and textual preparation. Prerequisite: Introduction to The Talmud and related terminology.  

Credit recommendation: 

In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Talmud or Hebraic Studies (10/10) (8/15 revalidation).

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