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

 

The information in the Shnaton – the university’s course catalogue shall prevail.

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

For more information on study excursions please see here.

 

 

Compulsory Classes

 

54699

2 c.p.

Research Methods

 

 

Dr. Daniel Wajner

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54677

1 c.p.

European Forum’s Colloquium A

 

 

Prof. Gisela Dachs

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

26.10.2022

 

28.12.2022

 

 

 

 

09.11.2022

 

11.01.2023

 

 

 

 

23.11.2022

 

25.01.2023

 

 

 

 

07.12.2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

54777

1 c.p.

European Forum’s Colloquium B

 

 

Prof. Gisela Dachs

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205| Faculty of Humanities

 

 

15.03.2023

 

24.06.2023

 

 

 

 

29.03.2023

 

07.06.2023

 

 

 

 

19.04.2023

 

21.06.2023

 

 

 

 

03.05.2023

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Simulation Workshops

 

 

1 c.p.

Simulation Workshop 01

 

 

Mr. Tamir Sinai

 

 

Preparatory meeting:

 

 

Wednesday| Dates TBA | 18:30-22:15

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Simulation Workshop:

 

 

Thursday | Dates TBA | 08:30-18:15

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

1 c.p.

Simulation Workshop 02

 

 

Mr. Louis Bernard

 

 

Preparatory meeting:

 

 

Wednesday | Dates TBA | 18:30-22:15

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Simulation Workshop:

 

 

Thursday | Dates TBA | 08:30-18:15

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

 

Basic Courses

 

54812

2 c.p.

Introduction to German Law

 

 

Dr. Katya Assaf

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54620

2 c.p.

Still an Economic Superpower? - The Political Economy of Germany from a Comparative Perspective

 

 

Dr. Ina Kubbe

 

 

Fall term | Wednesday | 10:30-12:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54835

2 c.p.

Media and Society in Germany – Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

 

 

Prof. Gisela Dachs

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54642

2 c.p.

Elections and Political Institutions in Contemporary Germany

 

 

Dr. Tristan Klingelhöfer

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elective Compulsory Courses

 

 

 

54641

2 c.p.

European Football and Nationalism

 

 

Dr. Oded Steinberg

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54915

2 c.p.

Germany in Legal Terms: Education, Politics, and Human Rights

 

 

Dr. Katya Assaf

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54921

2 c.p.

Market, Media, and Law - Germany and the US in a Comparative Perspective

 

 

Dr. Katya Assaf

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54613

2 c.p.

Image(s) of the East - A Visual History of the GDR

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54694

2 c.p.

From Protest to Terror 68 and Its Aftermath

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54836

2 c.p.

Europe from the In- and Outside. What You See from Here You Don’t See from There

 

 

Prof. Gisela Dachs

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54916

2 c.p.

New Challenges for Liberalism in the Old Continent (study trip)

 

 

Prof. Gisela Dachs

 

 

Spring term | 04-15.05.2023

 

 

Prerequisite: course 54836.

 

 

 

 

 

3 c.p.

Vienna: A Biography of the 'World's Most Liveable City' (intensive course & study trip)

 

 

 

Prof. Joseph Patrouch

 

 

 

Preparatory course:

 

 

Thu. 01.06.2023 - 18:30-20:00

Tue. 06.06.2023 - 16:30-20:00

 

 

 

Sun. 04.06.2023 - 16:30-20:00

Thu. 08.06.2023 - 16:30-20:00

 

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

Study trip: 09-14.6.2023 (tentative)

 

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

 

 

54800

2 c.p.

Introduction to the European Union: A Unique Supranational Beast (in Hebrew)

 

 

Dr. Maya Sion-Tzidkiyahu

 

 

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

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54644

2 c.p.

Conflict Resolution in Modern Europe (in Hebrew)

 

 

Dr. Daniel Wajner

 

 

Fall term | Monday | 13:00-14:30

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54643

2 c.p.

European Politics

 

 

Dr. Tristan Klingelhöfer

 

 

Fall term | Monday | 10:30-12:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

54619

2 c.p.

Internship for Students of the European Forum

 

 

Dr. Maya Sion-Tzidkiyahu

 

 

Annual | Wednesday | 18:30-20:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

02.11.2022

 

04.01.2023

 

17.05.2023

 

 

16.11.2022

 

18.01.2023

 

31.05.2023

 

 

30.11.2022

 

22.03.2023

 

14.06.2023

 

 

14.12.2022

 

10.05.2023

 

28.06.2023

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elective Courses

 

 

 

58940

2 c.p.

The European Titans: Anglo-German Relations 1815-2022 (in Hebrew)

 

 

Dr. Oded Steinberg

 

 

Spring term | Monday | 13:00-14:30

 

 

Room 1709 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

 

 

 

56886

4 c.p.

Fundamental Issues in Political Theory: Liberty (in Hebrew)

 

 

Dr. Yiftah Elazar

 

 

Annual | Monday | 15:00-16:30

 

 

Room 4326 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

 

 

 

58823

4 c.p.

Israel and the European Powers: A Historical Workshop (in Hebrew)

 

 

Prof. Gadi Heimann

 

 

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

 

 

Room 3204 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

 

 

 

32891

2 c.p.

The End of Love - Love, Eros and Sex in German Literature and Culture (from Goethe to Niklas Luhman) (in Hebrew)

 

 

Prof. Christoph Schmidt

 

 

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

 

 

Room TBA | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

32809

2 c.p.

German Modernism in Literature and Theory

 

 

Prof. Vivian Liska

 

 

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

 

 

Room TBA | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

39830

2 c.p.

Occupied Germany and the Human Rights Revolution of the 1940s

 

 

Prof. Annette Weinke

 

 

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

 

 

Room TBA | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

14763

2 c.p.

Graduate Seminar in German-Jewish Thought and Culture: Theological-Political Predicaments in the German-Jewish Context

 

 

Prof. Benjamin Pollock

 

 

Annual | Monday, bi-weekly | 10:30-12:00

 

 

Room 1001 | Jewish Studies

 

 

 

 

 

13834

2 c.p.

Cultural History of German Jewry (in Hebrew)

 

 

Prof. Yfaat Weiss

 

 

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

 

 

Room 3106 | Jewish Studies

 

 

Syllabus