This category of courses contains titles as varied as:
Apocalyptic Literature in Early Judaism and Christianity, History of Judaism, Jewish Mysticism and its Formative Traditions, Midrash: Classic Rabbinic Biblical Interpretation, The Rabbininc Midrash Collection Sifra, Defining Jewish Distinction- an Exploration of Jewish Philosophy and Wisdom in ancient Judaism.
We of course are met with studies in The Tanakh, an acronym of the three sets of books which comprise it: the Pentateuch (Torah), the Prophets (Nevi’im) and the Writings (Ketuvim).
Additionally, students can study the Dead Sea Scrolls, the Septuagint and there are several courses contrasting Early Christian texts with Judaic texts.
We meet also Mishna and the Talmud and the Midrash (pl. midrashim).