Location: Theological Research Institute Ltd., 50 Madison Avenue, New York, NYLength:
120 hours (12 weeks); in addition, 270 hours of supervised study.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to analyze in-depth measurements for building and construction, using different methods and procedural activities and apply acquired skills with modern day customs and traditions.
This course is delivered in a mentored distance learning format that includes assignments, a learning log, extensive peer-to-peer study and a proctored proficiency exam. It includes an extensive study on Tractate Sukkot, with a focus on the Mishnah and Talmud, including a thorough study of the commentary on the Talmud by Rabbi Shlomo Yitzkhaki. Topics include various definitions of materials and plants, their origins and identification. Instruction focuses on commentators ranging from the Geonic period to modern day scholars.