Studies in Contemporary Germany: Politics, Society and Culture: MA Program

 

The information in the university’s course catalog shall prevail.

For the M.A. study regulations please see here.

For study excursions please see here.

 

Compulsory Classes

54637

&

54677

2 c.p.

European Forum’s Colloquium

 

Prof. Noam Shoval

 

Annual | Monday | 18:30-20:00

 

 

Room 2415 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54841

2 c.p.

Workshop for Research Students on European Research*

 

 

Prof. Noam Shoval

 

 

Annual | Monday | 18:30-20:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus | *for PhD and MA students in the research track

 

 

 

54699

2 c.p.

Research Methods

 

 

Dr. Oded Steinberg

 

 

Spring Term | Monday | 16:30-18:00

 

 

Room 2303 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Simulation Workshops

54616

1 c.p.

Terror and Human Rights

 

 

Mr. Tamir Sinai

 

 

Preparatory Meeting:

 

 

Wednesday | 17.01.2018 | 18:30-21:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Simulation Workshop:

 

 

Thursday | 18.01.2018 | 08:30-18:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54826

1 c.p.

Mechanism of Leaving the European Union

 

 

Mr. Louis Bernard

 

 

Preparatory Meeting:

 

 

Wednesday | 25.04.2018 | 18:30-21:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Simulation Workshop:

 

 

Thursday | 26.04.2018 | 08:30-18:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Basic Courses

54695

2 c.p.

German Foreign Policy

 

 

Dr. Christian Thauer

 

 

Fall Term | Wednesday | 08:30-10:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54806

4 c.p.

German Culture, Film and Theatre

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

Spring Term | Wednesday | 10:30-14:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54835

4 c.p.

The Media in Germany: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

 

 

Dr. Gisela Dachs

 

 

Fall Term | Wednesday | 10:30-14:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

54812

2 c.p.

Introduction to German Law

 

 

Dr. Katya Assaf

 

 

Spring Term | Wednesday | 08:30-10:00

 

 

Room 1706 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

 

 

 

 

32803

2 c.p.

Culture in Germany after Nazism- Literary and Philosophical Reflections 1944-1966

 

 

Prof. Birgit Erdle

 

 

Fall Term | Wednesday | 18:30-20:00

 

 

Room 2404 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Elective Compulsory Courses

54526

2 c.p.

AfD, Linke and the Shadow of National Socialism

 

 

Dr. Stephan Grigat

 

 

Fall Term | Wednesday | 14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 2305 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54829

2 c.p.

Nation and Nationalism in Contemporary Europe

 

 

Dr. Stephan Grigat

 

 

Fall Term | Wednesday | 16:30-18:00

 

 

Room 2305 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54807

2 c.p.

Cultures of Memory in Germany and Europe

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

Spring Term | Wednesday | 14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 6205| Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

50057

2 c.p.

Terrorism Docudrama: Political Violence, Cinema and Television in the Global Age

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 08:30-10:00

 

 

Room 31  |  Media Department | Bloomfield Library for the Humanities and Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

50987

2 c.p.

The Holocaust, Collective Memory and Cinema

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 29  |  Media Department | Bloomfield Library for the Humanities and Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

58892

4 c.p.

Multinational Corporations in World Politics

 

 

Dr. Christian Thauer

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 12:30-16:00

 

 

Room 2203 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54808

2 c.p.

The Core of Europe: History and Challenges of the Franco-German Friendship

 

 

Dr. Gisela Dachs

 

 

Spring Term | Wednesday | 18:30-20:00

 

 

Room 2304 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54809

4 c.p.

Germany and France: From Wars to Reconciliation and Beyond Study Trip to Berlin and Paris 10-18/5/2018 (tentative)

 

 

Dr. Gisela Dachs

 

 

Spring Term | ~10-18.05.2018

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

62311

2 c.p.

German Civil Code

 

 

Dr. Katya Assaf

 

 

Spring Term | Monday | 10:30-12:00

 

 

Room 307 | Faculty of Law

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54749

4 c.p.

Practicum for Social Sciences MA Students

 

 

Maya De Vries-Kedem

 

 

Annual | Monday | 12:30-14:00

 

 

Room 2302 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

32823

2 c.p.

From Goethe to Adorno: Introduction to Aesthetics

 

 

Prof. Birgit Erdle

 

 

Spring Term| Wednesday| 16:30-18:00

 

 

Room 2407 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54833

4 c.p.

The European Union: A Unique “Beast”

 

 

Dr. Maya Sion-Tzidkiyahu

 

 

Annual | Monday | 08:30-10:00

 

 

Room 2415 | Faculty of Social Sciences (Fall Term)

Room 3510 | Faculty of Social Sciences (Spring Term)

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Elective Courses

32857

2 c.p.

Between Literature and Philosophy - Walter Benjamin's Writing

 

 

Prof. Birgit Erdle

 

 

Spring Term | Tuesday | 14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 2335 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

32867

2 c.p.

The Legacy of German-Jewish Modernism

 

 

Prof. Vivian Liska

 

 

Spring Term| Wednesday | 12:30-14:00

 

 

Room 2101 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54814

2 c.p.

Antisemitism, Antifeminism, Nationalism: Central Europe in the 20th and 21st Century

 

 

Dr. Karin Stögner

 

 

Spring Term | Monday | 14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 2303 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

58377

4 c.p.

Israel and Europe

 

 

Dr. Gadi Heimann

 

 

Spring Term | Monday | 08:30-12:00

 

 

Room 5329 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus