Various; distance learning format
Self study, self-paced.
July 2018 – Present. Instructional delivery format: Proficiency exam
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: analyze and discuss the Book of Numbers and the major themes within; describe the key lessons demonstrated by the leading characters of the narrative; offer deeper explanation of the text using input from a variety of classical and modern commentaries with a focus on Rabbi Shlomo Yitzchaki (Rashi); and develop and apply needed skills and techniques to illustrate an understanding of the Biblical text.Instruction:
This is an in-depth study of the Book of Numbers alongside an application of classical and modern commentaries, with a focus on the commentary by Rabbi Shlomo Yitzchaki (Rashi). Students focus on topics that include but not limited to the following themes; the Laws of Moses; the relationship between The Creator and the people of Israel; and the mechanisms of faithfulness. Prerequisite: Basic understanding of the Hebrew Language.