Course fees for both programs: (1) “The Book of Psalms: Praise, Poetry and Challenge”, to take place in Jerusalem on 10-22 December 2014 and (2) “Teshuva: Turning, Repentance, Response”, to take place on 21 February to 3 March 2015 are $2,500 USD.
Course fees for “Deuteronomy. Devarim: Telling and Re-Telling”, to taken place in Jerusalem 7-30th July 2015 are $3,950 USD (may be subject to slight change).
Fees are inclusive of all tuition including Hebrew classes, excursion costs, study materials and full board single accommodation with ensuite in St. Charles Hospice, the German Colony, Jerusalem.
All fees are to be paid in US$ or Euros.
We are aware that even though we try to keep the cost at a minimum, the Bat Kol program with its number of highly qualified professors and field study excursions demands a large financial investment.
Health Insurance: It is essential that each participant has medical insurance during his/her stay in Israel. Those without medical coverage are required to purchase Israeli insurance before the beginning of the course.
An extra budget is necessary for personal expenses. Life is expensive in this country, so please ensure you have adequate pocket money.
Travel arrangements: Participants are urged to arrange for flights to arrive in Israel by the afternoon of the day before the start of the program. The evening meal and lodging on the day before is included in the tuition cost, as well as breakfast on the day that follows (check-out by 11 a.m.). Additional nights desired and the costs involved are sent in an information sheet to participants.
An advance, non refundable payment of $USD 150.00 is due in Jerusalem 3 months prior to the start of the study program.
The balance is payable before the start of the classes.
Students taking the course for academic credit pay an additional fee of $USD 250.00.
Methods of payment:
You may do so by bank transfer to:
Bat Kol Institute for Jewish Studies
12 Lloyd George Street, Jerusalem 93110
Bank Hapoalim (Bank #12)
Bank address: King George Street 16, Jerusalem
SWIFT (BIC): POALILITJLM
A bank transfer service cost of $US 25.00 must be added to the total amount being transferred.
If paying by bank transfer, please advise Bat Kol by e-mail as soon as the transfer is made, quoting the name of the sending bank and the transfer number so your payment will be properly credited to your account.
NB. The organizers reserve the right to cancel the course with advance notice, due to unforeseen circumstances.