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Summer Semester Graduate Programs

The Graduate Summer semester is designed to meet the special needs of qualified graduate students from abroad who wish to spend a summer at the Hebrew University, and participate in graduate level courses in Israel Studies and/or Nonprofit Management and Leadership. 

Classes are open to students enrolled in a master's degree program, doctoral candidates, or recent college graduates who have not yet commenced a program of graduate study.  

 

 

 

Summer semester dates:  

Israel Studies: July 7 – August 23, 2013 

·         Courses in this area of study will take place once a week for four hours. 

Nonprofit Management and Leadership: July 7 – August 15, 2013 

·         Six intensive, concentrated courses each extending over several consecutive days. 

  

Course Load 

Student may choose between a full-time program and a part-time program. 

Part-time Status: Students studying in a part-time program may take up to three courses during the summer semester.  

Full-time Status: Students studying in a full-time program may take four courses or more during the summer semester.  

Students will be expected to conclude all courses for credit with a written paper. 

  

COURSE LIST FOR SUMMER 2013 

Course descriptions can be found in the RIS Courses website 

 

ISRAEL STUDIES COURSES:  

01917    Israeli-Arab Conflict: Historical-Legal Aspects 

Dr. Rotem Giladi                         Monday               14:30-18:00                         2 credits 

 

01919    Antisemitism, the Shoah and the State of Israel 

Dr. Simon Epstein                            Tuesday               14:30-18:00                         2 credits 

 

01924   The Israeli Supreme Court and State Responses to Terrorism

Dr. Rotem Giladi                            Wednesday        8:30-12:30                           2 credits 

 

01608   Democracies Struggling with Terrorism—A Comparative Overview 

Dr. Hilly Moodrik Even-Chen      Wednesday        14:30-18:00                         2 credits 

 

01985   Israeli Cinema, Israeli Reality 

Dr. Yuval Benziman                        Thursday             14:30-18:00                         2 credits 

 

NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT AND LEADERSHIP COURSES: 

 

01946    Field Workshop: Getting to Know Israeli Nonprofits 

Dr. Michael Ganor                                                                                                                                                           

2 credits 

Note: This course will be take place on Monday–Thursday, July 8-11, 2013, 8:30-15:30. 

 

01969    Managing Boards: Role and Functions                                                                                    

Dr. Raviv Schwartz                                           

2 credits 

Note: This course will be take place on Monday–Thursday, July 14-18, 2013, 8:30-15:30 (there will be no class on July 16 due to Tisha Be'av) 

 

01795    Fund Raising 

Mr. Rami Klienman 

2 credits 

Note: This course will be take place on Monday–Thursday, July 22-26, 2013, 8:30-15:30  

 

01904    Cultural Policy & Art Management 

Dr. Ditti Ronen 

2 credits 

Note: This course will be take place on Monday–Thursday, July 29, 2013 – August 1, 2013, 8:30-15:30  

                                 

01906    Marketing in Nonprofits 

Prof. Tobie Stein 

2 credits 

Note: This course will be take place on Monday–Thursday, August 5-8, 2013, 8:30-15:30  

 

01914    Social Businesses and the Fourth Sector 

Dr. Rachel Benziman 

2 credits 

Note: This course will be take place on Monday–Thursday, August 12-15, 2013, 8:30-15:30  

  

 

Admission Requirements 

Qualified students with a bachelor's degree from accredited institutions of higher education are eligible for admission to the program. Admission is competitive and based on transcripts and letters of recommendation. Students should have at least a 3.2 ("B") grade-point average.  

Knowledge of English: Candidates who did not previously study at an educational institution where the language of instruction is English must submit official TOEFL scores or the equivalent. The minimum TOEFL score required is 573 on the paper-based test, 230 on the computer-based test or 89 on the Internet-based test.  

 

Fees: 

Full-time student: 

·         Tuition: $5,000 (includes health insurance) 

·         Housing: $600 a month (until September 30, 2013) 

 

Part-time student: 

·         Tuition: $990 (includes health insurance) 

·         Housing: $600 a month (until September 30, 2013)  

·         Courses: $400 per credit 

 

 

 

For additional information, please e-mail 

  

Ms. Iris Avivi 

Administrative Director 

Division of Graduate Studies 

gradmiss@savion.huji.ac.il 

 

 

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