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Theological Research Institute, Ltd. (TRI) | Evaluated Learning Experience

Talmud: Tractate Bava Matzia (Talmud 403)

Location: 
Theological Research Institute Ltd., 50 Madison Avenue, New York, NY
Length: 

120 hours (12 weeks); in addition, 270 hours of supervised study.

Dates: 
October 2011 - Present.
Instructional delivery format: 
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: analyze financial and monetary laws of the Talmud and the procedures of claims courts and apply acquired skills in fiscal responsibility, currencies, and civil matters such as property law and usury to connect the sources of these laws with modern day customs and traditions.

Instruction: 

This course is delivered in a mentored distance learning format that includes assignments, a learning log, extensive peer-to-peer study and a proctored proficiency exam. It includes an extensive study on Tractate Bava Matzia, with a focus on the Mishnah and Talmud, including a thorough study of the commentary on the Talmud by Rabbi Shlomo Yitzkhaki.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category OR in the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 6 semester hours in in Judaic Studies, Juris Prudence, Near Eastern Studies, or Religion (1/12).

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