Students earn an M.A. in Glocal International Development over the course of 18 months. The first year includes two academic semesters of coursework while in the second year, students participate in a 4-month internship and a final 8-week concluding seminar. Upon completion of their internships, Glocal students return to Jerusalem for an 8-week closing seminar. The graduation ceremony takes place at the end of the seminar while the Students are expected to complete their final seminar paper by the end of the 4th semester. 

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The Course Schedule

Fall Semester- October 23th, 2017- January 26th, 2018


08:30 - 10:00 Development Economics (59512)Ethics of Development (59506)
10:30 - 12:00 Development Economics (59512)Research Methods (59539)
12:30 - 14:00Introduction to Development (59531)Research Methods (59539)
14:30 - 16:00

Pre-Internship Course: First steps for professionalism in the field (59515) 

 Religion and Development (59536)
16:30 - 18:00Development and Public Health (59527) Gender and Feminism (59540)


Spring Semester- March 18th, 2018 -  June 28th, 2018

08:30 - 10:00Project Design (59509)Program Evaluation for Development (59519) 
10:30 - 11:15Project Design (59509)Program Evaluation for Development (59519) 
12:30 - 14:00Social Innovation (59525)

Community Building - An infrastructure for development (59529)

14:30 - 16:00

Pre-Internship Course: First steps for professionalism in the field (59515) 

Spatial Justice and Cities (40858)
16:30 - 18:00Development and Public Health (59527) Refugees and Development (59541) 


* Compulsory       Electives 

Introduction to Development: 2 credits: 1 online credit, prior to the beginning of the academic year, 2nd credit in 6 meetings of 2 academic hours each. Once the course will finish, Pre internship/seminar will take place at 12:30 instead of 14:30

* The pre internship course (59515) and the program seminar (59508) will alternate every week.  

* Qualitative research Methods  (59535): 1  core credit, will be given as an intense workshop on the 1st week of January (2-3 days in the first week of January- including a field trip).

* Gender and Development (59533)- Elective course: 2 credits: 1 online, 1 in an intense workshop (3 meetings of 4 academic hours each) dates TBA.