Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience
Studies in Jewish Philosophy: The Jewish Woman’s Role in the Chassidic Home (REL/PHI273)
Classroom: 39 hours (13 weeks); Distance/Hybrid: Varies.
May 2023 – Present.
Upon successful completion of the learning experience, students will be able to identify and describe the principles and laws which serve as the foundation of the Jewish home; explain source materials; and analyze their deeper meaning and their practical application.
Major topics include: modesty – philosophical and Halachic perspectives; marriage – a Woman of Valor; unique Mitzvos for women – lighting the Sabbath candles and separating Challah. Prerequisite: Ability to read and comprehend Yiddish.
In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Judaic Studies, Law, Religion, or Sociology (5/23).