Contact

Ms. Tsipi Bibelnik, Secretary of the Amirim Program

Office Hours: Sun. 11:30-14:30, Mon.-Thurs. 10:00-13:00, Humanities 4303

Phone: +972-2-5880031     Fax: +972-2-5881890

tsipib@savion.huji.ac.il

Mr. Amit Kestenbaum, Program Advisor

amit.kestenbaum@mail.huji.ac.il

Curriculum

First Year amirim pic

Interdisciplinary courses (e.g. Indian Religion and Philosophy, Biblical Literature: Text and Context)

Academic Writing in English (course specifically geared to Amirim students)

Study of a foreign language (introductory level)

Second Year

Interdisciplinary courses (e.g. Listening to Music, Scientific Thought in its Social Context)

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Study of a foreign language (advanced level)

Third Year 

Interdisciplinary courses (e.g. Censorship and Iconoclasm, Sociology of Law)

Advanced-level courses from the Faculty of the Humanities

Concluding Workshop, including travel abroad. The workshop is, to a large degree, the educational climax of the program, integrating themes from a wide range of Amirim courses - and for students, the culmination of three years of intense study together.

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* Third-year students are further encouraged to spend one semester abroad in student exchange programs.