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Understanding Identities: Immigration & Cultural Diversity from the Israeli Experience

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Understanding Identities: Immigration & Cultural Diversity from the Israeli Experience

Teaching Faculty:

Prof. Yore Kedem

Language of Instruction:



Academic hours: 60
Credits: 4

Course Dates:

Canceled for Summer 2022


Undergraduate and graduate students; mature learners with an academic background

Application Deadline:

Canceled for Summer 2022


Application fee: US$ 120
Tuition: US$ 2,000
Housing: US$ 850*

* Depending on availability

Relevant Academic Fields:

Politics, history, sociology, anthropology

Please note that this course has been canceled for Summer 2022.


  • Learn about the issues that arise with mass immigration, gaining both a general understanding and insight into how Israel in particular has dealt with these issues.
  • Meet with community leaders, directors of educational programs, NGO representatives, and public sector administrators.
  • Conduct an in-depth research project on a topic related to identity, diversity or immigration in Israel.
  • Come to a deeper understanding of Israel as a heterogeneous and multicultural society.


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Please note:

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • See here for more information about visas.
  • Students who complete their summer course application by March 12, 2022, and who also complete payment by April 7, 2022, 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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