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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience

Jewish Business Ethics: Choshen Mishpat I (ETH268)


Classroom: 39 hours (13 weeks); Distance/Hybrid: Varies. 

Traditional classroom-based offered at Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations. Distance learning and hybrid options available.

May 2023 – Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Online/distance learning
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the learning experience, students will be able to: discuss, illustrate and summarize Jewish legal and moral principles relevant to modern commercial activity and categorize and analyze the underlying Jewish legal, ethical and theological principles relevant to modern commercial activity and apply these principles to ethical financial decision making.


Major topics include: definition of theft, stealing, abusing and manipulating; differences between these prohibited actions and the implications; repentance for theft and related fraud; honesty and fairness in business practices; public property; and borrowing guidelines. Topics may vary. Prerequisite: Ability to read and comprehend Yiddish.

Credit recommendation: 

In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Judaic Studies, Religion, Sociology, Ethics, or Law (5/23).