Theological Research Institute, Ltd. (TRI) | Evaluated Learning Experience
Jewish Thought (211): Introduction to Judaism
130 hours (10 weeks).
June 2011 - Present.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: analyze and discuss the multiple facets of Judaism, Jewish philosophy and social justice; identify and; discuss different Jewish concepts acquired in this course and apply them to the development and design their own social entrepreneurship enterprise; and collaborate with peers and professionals developing an entrepreneurial spirit and desire to better the world.
This course takes place in a classroom setting in Israel. Studies focus on a hybrid of lecture series and experiential learning that include texts spanning previous generations of Jewish literature, video documentaries, and guest lectures. Trips create hands-on learning experiences to instill classroom lessons into lifetime memories.
In the associate degree/certificate degree category OR in the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Jewish Studies, Near Eastern Studies, Religion, or Jewish Thought (6/15) (10/20 revalidation).