Faculty of Arts - Judaic Studies
School of Art

Program description

The Judaic Studies program warmly welcomes Jewish and non-Jewish scholars and students. The program offers fascinating insights into the societies and cultures Jewish people have been part of from Biblical times to twenty-first century Canada. Judaic Studies promotes the study of Jewish civilization, Jewish religious expressions and traditions, and of Jewish cultural, social, and political formations and movements in all their variety. For Jewish students, Judaic Studies is a way of exploring their heritage and building on previous study of Jewish languages, history and texts.


Program options

Degree options

Minor, Judaic Studies

Interesting courses and unique opportunities

  • Modern Hebrew Literature
  • Jewish-Gentile Relations
  • History of Jewish Thought
  • Kabbalah
  • Field Studies in Biblical Lands

Professional opportunities

  • Educator
  • Translator
  • Interpreter

Admission requirements

Visit the Faculty of Arts Direct Entry (high school applicants) or Advanced Entry (post-secondary applicants) application for admission page to learn more about admission requirements, application dates and how to apply.


Important links

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