Bachelor in Jewish and Israeli Studies

Palacky University

Program Description

Bachelor in Jewish and Israeli Studies

Palacky University

Programme content:

  • Ashkenazi Jewish Culture
  • Hebrew Sources of Moravian Jewish History
  • Islamic and Jewish Intellectuals in the Middle Ages
  • Holocaust: Rabbinic Sources
  • Jesus Christ Superstar: Second Temple Judaism in the Mirror of Hollywood
  • Jewish Women in Central Europe from 17th to 20th Century
  • Kashrut in Moravia: Halakha and Food Production from 16th to 19th Century
  • Israeli Film - The Diversity of Israeli Society
  • The Arab-Israeli Conflict in Israeli Movies
  • Holocaust: Genocide and Contemporary Society
  • Hebrew-Latin Encounters in Medieval Europe:
  • An Interdisciplinary Seminar
  • History and Literature of the Jewish Enlightenment (Haskalah) in Central Europe
  • History of the Jews (seminary 1–8)
  • Jewish philosophy (seminary 1–8)
  • Israeli studies (1–4)
  • From Yiddish Films to Yiddish in Films
  • Modern Hebrew
  • Biblical Hebrew
  • Yiddish
  • Arabic, etc.

Programme dates:

September – June, 3 years

Application deadline:

February 28th

Application procedure:

  • written entrance exam – applicants have to pass an SPF test with a focus on cultural and humanistic and social disciplines

If the applicants come from a different field of study or from a different university, they also submit their diploma supplements or an academic transcript of their BA studies validated by the former university.

Language requirements:

English language CEFR level B2 or TOEFL points 87 minimum

Training methods:

tutorial, seminars, workshops.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated February 3, 2018
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This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2018
3 years
Full time
Czech Republic - Olomouc
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