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Discovering Israel Through the Lens:
Photographing a Multicultural Society

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Discovering Israel through the Lens: Photographing a Multicultural Society

Course Number: 48891
Course Code: SPRL201

Teaching Faculty:

Gustavo Sagorsky

Language of Instruction:



Academic hours: 45
Credits: 3

Course Dates:

June 28 – July 22, 2021


Currently registered at or accepted to an accredited higher education institution (or completed one year of study)

Application Deadline:

May 16, 2021


Application fee: US$ 80
Tuition: US$ 1,730
Housing: US$ 850

Relevant Academic Fields:

Photography, Culture, Politics, Art, Sociology, Anthropology


  • Capture visual images of Israel’s diversity and dynamism.
  • Learn and practice professional techniques in photography.
  • Develop your personal aesthetic and create a photographic journal reflecting Israeli nature and society.
  • Meet professional photographers from the fields including fashion and photojournalism.


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  • Students may change their selection of summer course(s) from the July Session up until five days before the July Session begins.
  • The maximum recommended course load for the July Session is two courses.
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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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