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The Emergence of the Modern State of Israel

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Fast Facts

Course:

The Emergence of the Modern State of Israel (SPIS201/48775)

Teaching Faculty:

Dr. David Mendelsson

Language of Instruction:

English

Credits/Hours:

Academic hours: 60
Credits: 4

Course Dates:

June 28 – July 22, 2021

Eligibility:

Undergraduate and graduate students; mature learners with an academic background

Application Deadline:

May 16, 2021

Costs:

Application fee: US$ 80
Tuition: US$ 1,900
Housing: US$ 850

Relevant Academic Fields:

History, politics, sociology

Highlights

  • Examine the context underlying the Zionist idea and movement.
  • Study the history that led to the formation of the Jewish state.
  • Understand the conflicts and tensions that have shaped modern Israel – and what might be done to ease them.
  • Learn through real-life experiences, including site visits and more.

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  • The maximum recommended course load for the July Session is two courses.
  • Students applying for the July Session may also apply for one of the courses offered in the August Session. View the August Session courses here.
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  • Students who complete their summer course application by February 15, 2021, and who also complete payment by March 15, 2021, will be eligible for a 10% early bird discount on the course tuition. In the event that a student applies for more than one summer course, the 10% early bird discount will be applied to one of the summer courses only.

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