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Topics in Mishna Brura I (REL282)
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: dissect the subtleties and underlying principles of selected topics by analyzing classical Halachic sources -- the Shulchan Aruch and the Mishna Berurah -- with an emphasis on deriving practical conclusions and understanding halachic methodology; demonstrate skill in deciphering and analyzing the text of the Shulchan Aruch and the Mishna Berurah.
Major topics taught in this course include: Laws of: washing hands in the morning; tzitzis; tallis; blessings on Torah; Shema; reading from the Torah; blessings after eating; muktzeh; trapping on Shabbos; Pesach; Sukkos; sukkahs. Topics may vary. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion, and textual preparation.