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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

Talmud Survey IV (HEB293)

Formerly Talmud with Medieval Commentary IV (HEB293)

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: demonstrate a broad substantive knowledge of the material in the original Talmudic Aramaic and understanding of the basic flow of the Talmud text as explicated by Rashi; and demonstrate skills in independent Talmudic study.


The focus of the course is an overview of large segments of a given Talmudic tractate. Lectures provide an analytic summary of the text and highlight major issues, equipping students with skills for independent study.Tractates and texts may vary. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion and textual preparation. Prerequisite: Background in Divorce in Jewish Law and Jewish Prayer. 

Credit recommendation: 

In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Talmud or Hebraic Studies (10/10) (8/15 revalidation).