The studies in the department of Talmud cover three fields:
- Tannaitic Literature (Mishnah, Tosefta and Midrash Halakha)
- Amoraic Literature (Babylonian Talmud, Talmud Yerusalmi, Midrash Aggadah)
- Medieval Rabbinic Literature (Geonim and Rishonim)
The undergraduate program is made up of core studies within the department and complementary studies of courses from other departments within the Institute of Jewish Studies.