These courses may have been taken by previous Social Work students or may have been identified as of possible interest to Social Work students. Some courses may be restricted and/or not open to Social Work students. There are many other courses not listed offered elsewhere in the university that may be of interest. Interest in courses numbered below 500 should be checked for graduate level status since many are only offered for undergraduate credit. You can check this by contacting the department offering the course or contacting the SSW Registrar.
The information may not be up to date or complete. Please seek additional information from the department where the course is offered and from the instructors of the course. We strongly recommend you discuss your plans to take outside courses with your advisor to make sure they are a good fit for your educational program.
|Prerequisites:||Permission of professor required. Contact Department|
|Course Description:||This course will focus on the dynamic tension of immutability vs. change, permanence vs. adaptation, constancy vs. evolution, as it pertains to the drama of Jewish law. Topics include an introduction to the basic legal sources of Jewish law; alternate approaches to Jewish law as formulated by the conservative and reform movements; the relationship between Jewish law and morality; the potential conflicts between the demands of Jewish law and the demands of the civil government; and how a legal system can function in the absence of sanctions of enforcement and legal remedies.|
|Section||Instructor||Days||Location||U-M Class #|
|001||Jones Jr, Roscoe||Mon||1060 JEFFRIES||34992|
University of Michigan
School of Social Work
1080 South University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1106