Jewish Studies Learning Outcomes

Students will know:

  • The nature of the Jewish religious experience
  • Significant aspects of Jewish history, culture, and literature/art
  • Significant developments in and implications of Jewish/Christian relations

Students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate critical reflection on significant aspects of Jewish history, culture, religion, and literature/art
  • Conduct critical research and write intelligently and persuasively on issues within Judaism
  • Synthesize and apply this knowledge to pursue justice locally and globally

Students will value:

  • The rich contribution of the Jewish people to history, culture, religion, and literature/art
  • The importance of inter-religious dialogue
  • The living vitality of Jewish faith and culture through the promotion of justice.