Program Details

The Program offers four courses. Each course is equivalent to 3 academic credits. Courses include both classroom instruction and study tours in and around Jerusalem. Students may study a minimum of two courses, and a maximum of three. The courses are:
Location:
Jerusalem, Israel
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:
Hadassah Academic College is an internationally recognized public institution of higher learning located in the heart of downtown Jerusalem. The College specializes in career-focused undergraduate and graduate studies in four schools of Health and Life Sciences, Computer Sciences, Design and Communication, and Management. "Case Study Jerusalem" is an accredited English-language summer study program (June 27-July 29, 2013) open to students from around the world who are enrolled at an accredited university or college. The Program offers a deep understanding of Jerusalem's complex fabric while allowing paricipants to experience the vibrancy of everyday life in this world capital, sacred to Christianity, Judaism, and Islam.

The Program offers four courses. Each course is equivalent to 3 academic credits. Courses include both classroom instruction and study tours in and around Jerusalem. Students may study a minimum of two courses, and a maximum of three. The courses are: - Jerusalem in the Middle East Conflict - Political and Media Perspectives (required for all students) - Jerusalem as a World Tourist Destination - Social, Political, Religious, and Cultural Challenges - The Challenge of Water in a Dry Middle East - Jerusalem through Photography - Communities and Landscape

This program is ideal for students who seek both an enriching learning experience and an opportunity to discover the richness and diversity of Jerusalem.
Setting Description:
Hadassah Academic College is located minutes' walking distance from Jerusalem's historic Old City, City Hall, and the downtown commercial and tourist core. Dormitory housing is offered at a Student Village located in Jerusalem's French Hill neighborhood.
Cost:
The cost to participate is U.S. $3.750 (3 courses) or U.S.$2,500 (2 courses). This includes participation in course-related field trips, cultural events, and extracurricular activities. This cost does not include airfare, insurance, housing, and meals. Optional weekend tours around Israel will be offered at additional cost.

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