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Bachelor of Arts in Judaic Studies

Bachelor of Arts in Judaic Studies

Tufts University

Medford - Somerville Campus, Medford, United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    =312
  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
The program in Judaic Studies gives students the opportunity to explore the experience and diverse cultural heritage of the Jewish people from various perspectives. The program comprises the courses listed under Hebrew and Judaic Studies, as well as a number of courses in other departments. Learning Objectives 1. The desired skills we seek to develop through the JS major include the following: An awareness of the wider world and the place of Jewish experience within it. An awareness of the major periods of Jewish history and the modes of expression unique to those periods. A capacity for critical thinking about the Jewish past and present. An ability to pursue library- and web-based research on topics of Judaic studies. An ability to write clearly, articulately, and searchingly about our courses' subjects. Creative and reflective engagement with Jewish experience. An awareness of the differences of gender experience within given domains of Jewish experience. An awareness of conflict between rich and poor. An awareness of the diversity of Jewish experience and of modes of Jewish discourse.