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Rechtschaffen Institute of Judaic Studies | Evaluated Learning Experience
The Early Ashkenazim: 10th and 11th Century (Jewish History 303)
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 proficient knowledge about historical events and personalities involving or affecting the Jewish people in medieval Europe; express understanding of how historical figures (Kalonymus family, R'Gershom, Me' or HaGolah, the Chasidei Ashkanaz, and R Yaakov b. Yakar) made an impact on Jewish life through their major works and communal interactions; demonstrate an understanding of how the Jews living in medieval Europe interacted with their host countries and how major political and cultural events impacted the Jewish communities.
The Jewish History 303 proficiency examination is designed to assess students' knowledge of Medieval Jewish history in Central Europe from the 10th through the 11th centuries.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in History, Judaic Studies, Near Eastern Studies, or Religion (2/11) (3/16 revalidation).