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Master of Arts Degree - Jewish Studies

 Master of Arts Degree - Jewish Studies

CREDITS and CURRICULUM for Session 2016-2017  

 

Curriculum

 Credits

1

Jewish Ethics & Philosophy
Selections from the works of Rambam, Chovot Halevavot, Kuzari, Maharal of Prague, Mesilat Yesharim, Derech Hashem, Michtav MeEliyahu, Works of Rabbi Zadok, Chassidut, Tanya, Philosophy, and Contemporary Issues.

14

2

Bible Studies
Chumash with commentaries of Rashi, Ramban and Hirsch.

12

3

Tanach
The Five Megillot, Psalms, and Prophets.

8

4

Mishna
Brachot, Avoth, Betza, and Selections from Seder Moed. Sheviit

12

5

Talmud
In-depth studies on the Talmudic tractates of Betza,  Chulin and Daf Yomi.

48

6

Contemporary Jewish Law
Practical applications of Jewish Civil and Criminal Law,  Kashrut, Prayer, Shabbat and Festivals, Marriage, Speech and Human Relationships. Shemitta

16

7

Modern Hebrew
Introductory and advanced levels

10

 

Total Credits per Full Term
45 Academic hours of classroom instruction are required to earn one credit.

120

The above credits have been recognized by American Universities.
    At the conclusion of the session, a Diploma of Jewish Studies may be awarded on the basis of
    credits, examinations on the subjects studied, and a thesis.

To receive a Master of Arts Degree -Jewish Studies one must complete 4 full academic years

in each of the 7 categories mentioned above.

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Tel: 02-6522817 Fax: 02-6522827

 

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Students’ Phone 02-6522909