Jewish History: A.D. 70 to the Present

Jewish History: A.D. 70 to the Present
Jewish diaspora, Jewish life in Moslem and Christian countries; Jewish religious movements; development of Zionism; Jewish communities in modern Israel and the United States.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 TaughtContact Department
 ProgramsContaining HIST 244
Course Outcomes

Historical Knowledge of Jewish History

Gain a historical consciousness by demonstrating an understanding of major developments in Jewish and history, and understand key historical terms and theories.

Critical Analysis

Acquire the ability to analyze historical questions and issues clearly, assess historical information accurately and distinguish between questionable and valid historical assertions.

Effective and Ethical Research

Demonstrate proficiency in using the historical method of research effectively by skillfully and honestly using interdisciplinary prinary and secondary sources.

Recognize Anti-Semitism

Recognize anti-Semitic arguments.

Analytical Writing

Skillfully integrate sources into a coherent argument expressed through a clear, well-written style and throrough oral communication.

Understand Jewish Identity

Gain an understanding of the complexities of modern Jewish identity.

Appreciate Jewish Contributions

Appreciate the contribution of Jewish people to the world.