Archeology and Biblical Geography
The objective of this course is to KNOW THE HISTORICAL, POLITICAL, SOCIAL AND SPIRITUAL CONTEXT OF BIBLICAL TEXT IN ON THE BASIS OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL FINDINGS.
The program offers a tour through Israel’s most iconic archaeological sites such as the Old City of Jerusalem, Galilee, Megiddo, Cesarea and others, as well as some less well-known sites such as Sefores, Beit Shean or Tel Hatzor. You always go with renowned archaeologists and historians.
Our academic staff is formed by specialists in history, archaeology, comparative religions, Bible, sociology and anthropology. They all have an academic degree such as masters’s and Ph.D.
Meet our academic staff here.
The program includes involvement in archaeological excavations and guided visits by specialists through the most important museums in Israel.
Likewise, the program also combines a one-day opening conferences in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem along with study visits to Bible sites where the study is taking place on-site. Besides the Bible, contemporary historical sources such as Flavio Josefo will be used during the study visists, among others.
It’s a 11-day program. At least, it is possible to adapt the duration of the program for groups of 15 people as well as the same content and the desired time of year.
Participants will receive a certificate from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem; which it is in the top 70 of the most important universities in the world.