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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Davar Academy, LLC | Evaluated Learning Experience

Topics in Jewish Blessings II (JST 302)


Varies – self study.

Various; distance learning format.

May 2022 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: express in-depth knowledge about the Jewish practices and customs concerning blessings; identify, explain, analyze, interpret, and apply the theories in the area of Jewish Blessings; analyze the underlying premises of the principle laws and customs involved in blessings; discuss the theory and reasoning underlying the practical application of blessings and apply them to novel situations; identify and derive the major principles of blessings when analyzing situations regarding blessings; identify the sources and reasoning at the foundation of the laws and customs of blessings.


This course explores the fundamental Jewish practices and customs concerning blessings. Topics include disassociation from a blessing, changing places, specific parameters of principle and subsidiary items, parameters of what constitutes a meal, types of bread, cooked bread, raw and cooked grains.

Credit recommendation: 

In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Judaic Studies, Jewish History, or Religion (3/22).