The following is a sampling of courses required as part of the M.A. program. Since courses change from year to year, candidates should contact the department secretary at  for an updated list of offerings.​


Course's Name
Methods and Approaches in the Study of the Modern Middle East: I and IIProf. Avi Rubin
Imperialism and Colonialism in the Middle East and BeyondProf. Haggai Ram
Religious Minorities in IranProf. Yonatan Barak
Civil-State Relations in the Middle EastProf. Relli Shechter
Jews and Christians in Islamic Cultures: I and IIProf. Orit Vaknin-Yekutieli
The Fundamentals of Thesis WritingRotating Faculty
Jama’a WorkshopProf. Haggai Ram