ABOUT THE COURSE
This program is taught at the prestigious Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy and Strategy. All lecturers and guest speakers are either academic experts or practitioners with a specific expertise in their field. All sessions will be held in English, lectures will be led by the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya.
Participants in this course learn through a combination of theory and practice, giving you on-the-ground insights into modern international relations in the Middle East.
The course outline includes:
- Israel’s Foreign Policy
- Media in Conflict Zones
- Hands-on Negotation Simulation
- Middle East Challenges & Opportunities
- The return of the Russian front?
- Public Diplomacy 2.0 – Hands-on Simulation
- Diplomat at the Bar – An informal session with Amb. Ron Prosor
- The Next Generation Pitch night & Farewell reception
ABOUT THE ITINERARY
Combined with our most popular and balanced itinerary, Israel Quest, explore Israel’s natural beauty, epic 3,000-year history, and many colorful cultural traditions. Through the course of this journey you’ll form new cross-cultural friendships with Israeli and American peers, experience all the must-see/must-do highlights of Israel, and return home with a new sense of perspective and wonder.
And once you’re home, there’s still more to discover. Explore your post-trip options.