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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

Studies in the Book of Jeremiah (REL247)

Formerly The Later Prophets: Jeremiah (REL247)

39 hours (13 weeks). 

Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations.

September 2009 - August 2021.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to identify and describe major themes in the book of Jeremiah as expounded in classical and contemporary Jewish Literature.


Topics covered in the course: historical and geopolitical context, Jeremiah's biography, false prophecy, prophecies required for subsequent generations, symbolic prophecy, rebuke and repentance, exile and redemption, and consolation. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion, and textual preparation.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category OR in the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Hebrew Bible, Judaic Studies, or Religious Studies (10/10) (8/15 revalidation).