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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Theological Research Institute, Ltd. (TRI) | Evaluated Learning Experience

Jewish Law (302): Leadership and Character Development


120 hours (10 weeks).

Various; distance learning format.

June 2015 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: analyze Jewish sources about leadership and character development and discuss traits such as responsibility, resilience, humility, genuineness, commitment to personal growth, positivity, and methods for overcoming anger and jealousy. The course places a strong focus on applying this knowledge to actual life situations. 


The course is taught through a variety of instructional sources: reading classic and contemporary texts, watching online videos, and writing essays. A strong emphasis is placed on applying the material to students' lives.

Credit recommendation: 

In the associate/certificate degree category, 3 semester hours in Jewish Law, Jewish Thought, Near Eastern Studies, or Religion (6/15) (10/20 revalidation).