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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)
Versions 1 and 2: Varies; self-study format.
Various; distance learning format.
Version 1: October 2010 - July 2021. Version 2: August 2021 - Present.
Instructional delivery format:
Versions 1 and 2: 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.
Versions 1 and 2: The final 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.
Version 1: 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). Version 2: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 4 semester hours in Judaic Studies, Near Eastern Studies, Philosophy, or Religion (8/21 revalidation).