BA in Liberal Arts at Tel-Aviv University for international students
Open your mind
Today's world is changing in an unforeseeable rate. Employees are required to show not only proficiency in their field of work but also creativity, an open mind and knowledge in a variety of fields and subjects.
The BA in liberal arts available at Tel-Aviv University is open to international students and is taught in English. It allows students from around the world to explore different disciples and widen their horizons. The multidisciplinary liberal arts education received in this program cam assist the students to succeed in today's fast changing and complex world. Through their ability to think outside the box, they can open many fascinating career paths.
This track exposes students to a wide range of disciples from the humanities and social studies. They get an in-depth knowledge of fields such as philosophy, psychology, literature, communications and Israel studies. Through the interdisciplinary studies allow them to develop their critical and creative abilities.
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Duration and structure
The liberal arts program is designed to be completed in 3 years. Students are required to choose a major out of several fields - Psychology, psychoanalysis and culture, literature, philosophy, digital culture and communications, modern Jewish and Israeli studies or Middle East studies. They also choose a minor - 4 of the tracks listed above in which to study elective courses, In addition, they are required to take language courses and become proficient in a language other than English.
As part of this study program, students take part in a variety of activities such as study trips to various locations in Israel and other cultural events such as seminars and workshops.
Philosophy of science
Society and politics in Israel
New media and visual culture
History of the Middle East
History of the Holocaust
Modern Jewish Thought
Applicants for this progrem are required to show a high school diploma and a result in the SAT or ACT exam and the TOEFL English proficiency test. In addition, as part of the application process they need to submit two recommendations from teachers, principals or guidance counselors concerning their academic abilities. They also need to submit a short personal essay.
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Graduates that complete all the requirements in this program receive a BA - Bachelors of Arts degree from the multidisciplinary program in the humanities at Tel-Aviv University.