Center for Austrian Studies: Study Courses

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

 

Teddy Kollek Chair for the Study of Cultural Aspects of Vienna and Jerusalem

30900

0 c.p.

Colloquium for Mandel School

 

 

Prof. Israel Yuval

 

 

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

 

 

Mandel Building

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

13321

2 c.p.

Under the Cross- Jewish Life in Medieval Europe

 

 

Prof. Israel Yuval

 

 

Fall Term | Tuesday | 10:30-12:00

 

 

Barbara Mandel Auditorium

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

13322

2c. p.

Under the Crescent- Medieval Jewish life in the Lands of Islam

 

 

Prof. Israel Yuval

 

 

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

 

 

Barbara Mandel Auditorium

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

13700

2 c.p.

What Judaism owes to Christianity

 

 

Prof. Israel Yuval

 

 

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

 

 

Room 521 | Mandel Building

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Cardinal Franz Koenig Chair in Austrian Studies

54694

2 c.p.

From Protest to Terror – 68 and its Aftermath

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | European Forum, Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54674

4 c.p.

German Social History in the 20th Century

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | European Forum, Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

50042

2 c.p.

Producing Videoclips with Cinematic-Archival and Visual-Digital Materials

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

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

 

 

Room 31 | Media Department

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

50057

2 c.p.

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

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 08:30-11:15

 

 

Room 31 | Media Department

 

 

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

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Guest Lecturers at the Center for Austrian Studies

54600

2 c.p.

Right-wing Populism and Democracy in Austria      

 

 

Dr. Marion Löffler

 

 

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

 

 

Room 3304 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54605

2 c.p.

Gender and Politics

 

 

Dr. Marion Löffler

 

 

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

 

 

Room 3304 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54601

2 c.p.

1945: Ruptures and Continuities in Central Europe

 

 

Dr. Victoria Kumar

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | European Forum, Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54608

2 c.p.

Racism, Antisemitism and Xenophobia on the Web

 

 

Dr. Victoria Kumar

 

 

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

 

 

Room 3304 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Cornerstones

54677

2 c.p.

European Forum’s Colloquium

 

Prof. Gili Drori

 

Annual | Wednesday | 18:30-20:00

 

 

Room 2415 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

51509

2 c.p.

Freud's Thinking & Influence on Current Intellectual Thinking

 

 

Dr. Zvi Carmeli

 

 

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

 

 

Room 3301 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54821

2 c.p.

Modern European History

 

 

Dr. Samuel Barnai

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | European Forum, Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Department of History

39210

 

Introduction to 19th Century History

 

 

Prof. Moshe Sluhovsky

 

 

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

 

 

Room 2713 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54354

4 c.p.

Critical Theories of Culture

 

 

Dr. Carola Hilfrich

 

 

Yearly | Tuesday | 14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 4326 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

39204

2 c.p.

Europe in the Early Modern Era

 

 

Prof. Dror Wahrman

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6837 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

39421

2 c.p.

From Newton to Freud: an Intellectual History of Western Science (Part B)

 

 

Dr. Raz Chen-Morris

 

 

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

 

 

Room 2722 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

39265

2 c.p.

Nationalism & National Movements in East. Europe

 

 

Dr. Semion Goldin

 

 

Fall Term | Thursday | 12:30-14:00

 

 

Room 2201 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Department of History of the Jewish People

13043

2 c.p.

The Early Modern Period 1500-1850

 

 

Prof. Eli Lederhendler

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6837 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

13718

4 c.p.

Jewish Prague in the Early Modern Period

 

 

Dr. Dmitry Shumsky

 

 

Yearly | Wednesday | 10:30-12:00

 

 

Room 2404 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Department of Comparative Literature

10510

2 c.p.

Masterpieces of World Literature I

 

 

Dr. Gur Zak

 

 

Fall Term | Tuesday | 12:30-14:00

 

 

Room 6837 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

10610

2 c.p.

20th Century Literatures: Basic Topics

 

 

Dr. Shimrit Peled

 

 

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

 

 

Room 2718 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Department of Musicology

23121

4 c.p.

History of Music: Renaissance and Baroque

 

 

Dr. Yossi Maurey/ Ms. Noam Peleg

 

 

Fall Term | Sunday and Thursday | 10:30-12:00

 

 

Room 2729 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Department of Yiddish Studies

18871

4 c.p.

The beginnings of Modern Yiddish Literature 1800-1914

 

 

Prof. David G. Roskies

 

 

Spring Term | Monday | 14:30-18:00

 

 

Room 2407 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

18114

2 c.p.

The World of Yiddish

 

 

Dr. Ofer Dynes

 

 

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

 

 

Room 2722 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

 Department of German, Russian and East European Studies

10615

2 c.p.

Landmarks of Criticism: From Plato to Nietzsche

 

 

Dr. Jonathan Vardi

 

 

Fall Term | Tuesday | 10:30-12:00

 

 

Room 2716 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

32886

2 c.p.

German Modernist Literature from Rilke to Celan

 

 

Prof. Vivian Liska

 

 

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

 

 

Room 2207 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

32875

 

Escape from the Nazis. German literature in exile

 

 

Prof. Michael Fisch

 

 

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

 

 

Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

32215

2 c.p.

GERMAN LITERATURE - 19TH and 20th centuries

 

 

Dr. Amir Engel

 

 

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

 

 

Room 2603 | Faculty of Humanities  

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Department of Political Science

56886

4 c.p.

Fundamental Issues in Political Theory: Ideologies

 

 

Dr. Efraim Podoksik

 

 

Annual | Monday | 18:30-20:00

 

 

Room 4326 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Department of International Relations

58309

4 c.p.

Just war: History and Theory

 

 

Dr. Tal Dingott Alkopher

 

 

Annual | Tuesday | 12:30-14:00

 

 

Room 2302/2304 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

58385

2 c.p.

Regions of Peace and Regions of War: Europe, Asia and the Middle East

 

 

Prof. Karina Kagan

 

 

Fall Term | Tuesday | 12:00-13:45

 

 

Room 215 | Sprinzak Building /Edmond J. Safra Campus

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Department of Economics

57886

2 c.p.

Topics and Controversies in the Development of Economic Analysis

 

 

Prof. Amos Witztum

 

 

Fall Term | Monday/Wednesday | 08:30-10:00/14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 4212/2301 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Faculty of Law

62424

2 c.p.

The Holocaust and the Law

 

 

Adv. Aryeh Barnea

 

 

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

 

 

Room 302 | Faculty of Law

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

62342

2 c.p.

Immigration, Asylum and Refugee Law

 

 

Prof. Ruvi Ziegler

 

 

Fall Term

 

 

Room 403| Faculty of Law

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Department of Communication and Journalism

50941

2 c.p.

Contemporary World Cinema

 

 

Prof Raya Morag

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 12:30-14:00

 

 

Room 29| Media Department

 

 

Syllabus