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Rechtschaffen Institute of Judaic Studies | Evaluated Learning Experience
Advanced Laws and Concepts of Prayer (Jewish Studies 210)
Advanced Laws and Concepts of Prayer (Jewish Thought 210)
Jerusalem, Israel and other approved locations in the United States
Varies; self-study format.
Instructional delivery format:
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: demonstrate a thorough knowledge about the meanings and sources of Jewish daily prayers; show an understanding of the concepts, philosophy, and religious issues necessary to properly apply the laws of Jewish prayer in various circumstances; and distinguish between the various categories of prayer and explain their significance.
The Jewish Studies 210 proficiency examination assesses students' ability to express in-depth knowledge of the theory and practice of Jewish daily prayer, including knowledge of their meanings, customs, and origins. Topics include: the Jewish prayer book; the blessings; psalms; verses from Tenach, the Shema, the Amida, and times for prayer.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Judaic Studies, Near Eastern Studies, Philosophy, or Religion (2/11) (3/16 revalidation).