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The International M.A. Program in Ancient Israel Studies: Archaeology and History of the Land of the Bible is a unique program, offering students from across the globe a unique window into the country’s perplexing and complex past via theoretical classes, field work experience, and guided tours to some of the most exciting excavation sites in Israel (such as Jerusalem, Ramat Rachael, Megiddo, Hazor, Dan, Beit Shemesh, Azekah, Beer-Sheba, Qumran, Masada, and Caesarea).
Join other international students and enjoy being taught by world-renowned scholars with expertise in archaeological fieldwork and research, in one of the following tracks:
- A one year MA program (without thesis)
- A two year MA program (with thesis)
- Or a one year credited course program for PhD students
The academic curriculum of The International MA program in Ancient Israel Studies, throughout the first two semesters, focuses on the history of the Biblical period and the Old Testament, while also offering ancient languages and practical archaeological skills.
The program’s third (summer) semester consists of four to six weeks of field excavation at one of the archaeological projects run by Tel Aviv University’s Institute of Archaeology.
For a detailed list of courses, please visit our website: archaeology.tau.ac.il/internationalMA
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Last updated March 22, 2017