Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017

     

RELI 108 001 (CRN: 13874)

INTRODUCTION TO JUDAISM

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO JUDAISM
Department: Religion
Instructor: Ogren, Brian E.
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:50AM MWF HUM 118 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 0 (permission required)
Section Enrolled: 12
Enrollment data as of: 3-JUL-2022 1:13AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Final Exam Time:
6-DEC-2017  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W TBA TBA
 
Description: Survey of post-biblical Judaism as reflected in the literature of the classical rabbinic tradition, mysticism, medieval biblical commentary, legal codes and philosophy, and modern movements such as Hasidism, denominational Judaism, Zionism, and feminist Judaism. Jewish material culture such as synagogue architecture, illuminated manuscripts and ritual artifacts will be included. Students will not receive credit for both RELI 108 and RELI 209. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for RELI 108 if student has credit for RELI 209.