Humanities

Mysticism and Spirituality (B.A. Bachelor Degree)


ZAC is the only place in Israel where you can earn a B.A. in Mysticism and Spirituality recognized by the Council for Higher Education. The department teaches the mystical and spiritual phenomena and traditions of different cultures - Kabbalah, mysticism in Christianity and Islam, Indian religions, Asian traditions and contemporary spiritualism. Studies take on a multidisciplinary nature: philosophy and history, psychology and sociology, gender and art, and more. The degree may be suitable for people interested in or engaged in alternative fields such as alternative medicine, counseling and therapy, coaching and teaching in the fields of mysticism, body of mind, guided tours, group facilitation and more. Students will be able to acquire a teaching certificate in Jewish thought within one year (a desired profession in schools throughout the country) or an alternative practical / therapeutic certificate. The degree enables students to pursue advanced academic degrees in related fields, such as movement therapy, art therapy, group facilitation, religious studies and more.

Literature, Art and Music (B.A. Bachelor Degree)


The degree is offered with specialization in one of the following tracks: literature, music, or visual art, while also providing a comprehensive view of the world of culture and art. Graduates of the department will be able to continue to study towards a teaching certificate in their subject of specialization (literature, music or visual art) and will be involved in a variety of activities. In addition, they will be able to continue their studies in art therapy or continue studying towards a master's degree.