Faculty of Social Sciences - Undergraduate Programs
Gershon H. Gordon Faculty of Social Sciences
This page is up-to-date 31.12.2018
Applicants for the academic year 2020/21 must take the Psychometric Entrance Exam no later than April 2020 .
The Eitan Berglas School of Economics (dm/sm) (1011)
The information on this program is up to date 31.12.18.
The School's program is designed to introduce students to concepts and methods of economic analysis, to broaden understanding of economic phenomena and institutions, and to develop the ability to tackle economic problems. The School offers a variety of electives in such areas as macroeconomics, industrial organization, public economics, international economics, labor economics, and financial economics.
The Eitan Berglass School of Economics - the pogram for outstanding students (1011. 0120)
Behavioral Economics Studies Track (1071. 7111)
Sociology and Anthropology (dm/sm) (1041)
The information on this program is up to date 01.01.20.
The program of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Tel Aviv University is the leading department in the study of a broad range of sociological and anthropological research in the field of social stratification, gender, organizations, political sociology and anthropology, ethnicity and immigration, and research methods and theory. The Department is dedicated to educating the next generation into the disciplines of Sociology and Anthropology by providing a deep and systematic understanding of the social, cultural and political challenges in contemporary society. We aim to broaden the student's intellectual horizons by enhancing awareness of the variety and richness of social and cultural life and encouraging active engagement and participation in civic life. For that purpose, the Department has pioneered courses that merge academic teaching and social involvement based on carefully designed internships in organizations working on a wide variety of social projects across the country.
Digital Society Studies
A new BA track in Sociology, Anthropology and Communication (1041.4185)
The information on this program is up to date 08.01.2019
Whether it is television screens and computers at home or smartphones and laptops in public spaces, it is virtually impossible to ignore the presence of digital technologies in our lives. The study track is designed for students who want to explore the zillion ways in which digital technologies and media are shaping our social life and more broadly, our culture and society. The track provides hands-on tools, applied workshops and cutting-edge theoretical knowledge that prepare students for positions that require digital skills (in marketing, data mining, big data analysis, digital design, etc.) combined with cultural and social literacy of complex social environments. The track offers internship in relevant workplaces.
The School of Political Science, Government, and International Affairs (dm/sm) (1031)
The information on this program is up to date 30.12.18
The central objective of the program of the School of Political Science, Government, and International Affairs is to acquaint the student with key concepts, models, and research methods pertaining to political behavior and to the dynamic patterns of political life. The program offers a wide range of courses in international relations and strategic studies, public administration, comparative politics, political philosophy, and political communication
Labor Studies (1051)
Information on this program is up to date 29.12.19.
The BA program in labor studies provides student with a broad perspective on the world of work. The core courses in labor studies include legal, historical, sociological, psychological, managerial and organizational perspectives. Each of this courses is then applied in electives and seminars, as well as hands-on experiences in the field. The degree provides students with research and practical skills leading to employment opportunities with humans at work.
Leadership and Human Resources
A new BA track in Sociology, Anthropologyand Labor Studies (1041.4151)
The information on this program is up to date 08.01.2019
Next year, bachelor's degree students in Labor Studies, Sociology and Anthropology, will be offered a new track of study to choose from: “Leadership and Human Resources”.
This original initiative is designed for students who are interested in Israeli society and desire to be part of its leadership at the community, municipality and the national level. The study track was specifically designed to prepare students for leadership and management positions in the social-public sector, emphasizing the themes of Leadership, Human Resources, Communications and Public Policy, including practicum in relevant workplaces.
Psychology (dm first year, optional sm from the 2nd year) (1071)
Information on this program is up to date 16.12.19
The objective of the program of the School of Psychological Sciences is to provide the students with basic and conceptual knowledge of the major sub-fields of psychology in order to acquire a wide perspective of human behavior. We offer a variety of courses in social, developmental, personality, cognitive, experimental and physiological psychology. The methodological courses given in this program allow our students to expand their scientific critical thinking skills preparing them to think as researchers.
Our school offers the opportunity to participate in independent research in small groups with individual guidance in the seminars and research workshops offered. In addition we offer the opportunity to gain clinical experience with close-up training in a variety of therapeutic frameworks.
The School of Psychology enables Bi Departmental studies of many different fields of study with Psychology.
Admission is based mostly on matriculation Bagrut grades (or equivalent), and psychometric examination scores.
Psychology- Consciousness and Cognition Studies (1071. 0171)
Program in Psychology and Computer Science with an emphasis on Neuroscience (1513)
Program in Biology and Psychology with an emphasis on Neuroscience (1514)
Program in Philosophy, Political Science and Economics - for outstanding students (0651)
Communication (dm) (1085)
The information on this program is up to date 30.12.2018.
The goal of the program is to provide students with the knowledge and analytical tools to understand the role of communications in various dimensions of our life today. This includes among others the social, psychological, cultural, linguistic, legal, economic, and political aspects. Students develop a critical and analytical view toward the way digital and traditional media are organized and operate in our society and their effects on people and institutions. The program emphasizes global trends and issues as well as problems of communication in Israel.