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Yeshiva Shaarei Torah of Rockland | Evaluated Learning Experience
Jewish Thought: Orchot Tzaddikim (JT331)
Yeshiva Shaarei Torah of Rockland, 91 West Carlton Road, Suffern, New York.
Instructional delivery format:
Traditional classroom model
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to discuss the principles and philosophy of character traits and analyze the positive and negative aspects of these traits; develop an appreciation for areas of Jewish thought; and assess the relevancy of moral and ethical principles delineated in the text to various contemporary social issues and personality development.
This course is a study and analysis of personal development using the text of Orchot Tzaddikim. Topics include: introduction to the author and the book; pride; humility; shame; arrogance; love; hatred; mercy; cruelty; joy; worry; regret; anger; acquiescence.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 2 semester hours in Judaic Studies, Near Eastern Studies, or Religion (7/00) (5/06 revalidation) (1/17 revalidation).