Courses

The Berkeley Institute supports and coordinates undergraduate and graduate courses in Jewish and Israel studies in a range of disciplines across the university. You can find our current course listings below:


Fall 2018

Undergraduate Courses

 

Conflict in the Middle East
(Political Science 124B)
Prof. Ron Hassner, UC Berkeley
Course Number: 32231; Tu/Th 12:30-2:00PM

Topics in the Israeli Economy
(Economics 196)
Prof. Itai Ater, Tel Aviv University
Course Number: 32795; Mon 5:00-7:59PM

Introduction to Jewish Mysticism
(Jewish Studies 122)
Prof. Tomer Persico, Tel Aviv University
Course Number: 32812; M/W 9:30-10:59AM

 

Graduate Courses

 

Transboundary Water Conflict Resolution: The Israeli-Arab Case
(Geography/Development Practice C246)
Prof. Itay Fischhendler, Hebrew University
Course Number: 32989; Thu 1:00-3:59PM

Comparative Constitutional Law
(Law)
Prof. Amnon Reichman, University of Haifa Faculty of Law

Spring 2019

Undergraduate Courses

 

Comparative Constitutional Law: The Case of Israel
(Legal Studies 174)
Prof. Amnon Reichman, University of Haifa Faculty of Law

Economic Policy: Israel as a Case Study
(Economics 196)
Prof. Itai Ater, Tel Aviv University

Contemporary Judaism in Israel
(Jewish Studies 122)
Prof. Tomer Persico, Tel Aviv University

 

 

Graduate Courses

 

Israeli Supreme Court: Reading Group
(Law)
Prof. Amnon Reichman, University of Haifa Faculty of Law

Fall 2019

Undergraduate Courses

 

War in the Middle East
(Political Science PS124B)
Prof. Ron Hassner, UC Berkeley

Minority Rights in a Nation State: The Israeli Balance 
(Legal Studies)
Prof. Roy Peled, College of Management—Academic Studies

Introduction to Jewish Mysticism
(Jewish Studies 122)
Prof. Tomer Persico, Tel Aviv University; Hartman Institute

Tel Eviv: A City from the Sands 
(Jewish Studies/History)
Prof. Stephanie Rotem, Tel Aviv University

 

Graduate Courses

 

Transboundary Water Conflict Resolution: The Israeli-Arab Case
(Geography/Development Practice C246)
Prof. Itay Fischhendler, Hebrew University
Course Number: 32989; Thu 1:00-3:59PM

Comparative Constitutional Law
(Law)
Prof. Amnon Reichman, University of Haifa Faculty of Law

Spring 2020

Undergraduate Courses

 

Comparative Constitutional Law: The Case of Israel
(Legal Studies 174)
Prof. Roy Peled, College of Management—Academic Studies

Contemporary Judaism in Israel 
(Jewish Studies 122)
Prof. Tomer Persico, Tel Aviv University; Hartman Institute

Art and Culture in Israel
(Jewish Studies/Near Eastern Studies)
Prof. Stephanie Rotem, Tel Aviv University

Holocaust Museums in Israel and the World 
(Jewish Studies/History)
Prof. Stephanie Rotem, Tel Aviv University