Department of Oceanography (592) - specialization in Environmental Sciences for Climate-Atmosphere-Oceanography students
Track coursers
Master's Degree
specialization in Environmental Sciences for Climate-Atmosphere-Oceanography students (8043)
First year
Compulsory studies
40422
Different approaches to environmental policies
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture & exercise Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 8:00 9:45 Classroom 9A 1 Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 8:00 9:45 Silverman 502 1 Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 8:00 9:45 Soc_faculty3401 1 Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler
Class begins at 8:30am. This course counts for geography students as the course in approaches to environmental geographical research. Compulsory course for students of the Planning Management and Environmental Policy concentration. Course takes place in the Mount Scopus campus and broadcast by video-conference to students of the Faculty of Agriculture, Food, and Environment and Faculty of Science.
49600
MULTI-DISCIPLINARY WORKSHOP ON ENVIRONMENTAL
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: workshop Semester: 2 Exam type: Project


Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
workshop 1 Sun 9:00 16:45 2
workshop 1 Mon 9:00 16:45 2
workshop 1 Tue 9:00 16:45 2
workshop 1 Tue 16:00 17:45 2
workshop 1 Tue 16:00 17:45 2
workshop 1 Tue 16:00 17:45 2
workshop 1 To department ‎809‏.
72160
Biology basic
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture & exercise Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & exercise 1 Mon 16:00 17:45 Feldman A 1 Michael Brandeis
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 16:00 16:45 Shprinzak 116 1
lecture & exercise 2 Wen 15:00 15:45 Shprinzak 215 1
lecture & exercise 3 Thu 13:00 13:45 Silverman 502 1
lecture & exercise 4 Thu 11:00 11:45 Silverman 502 1
This course is available to students of the Faculty of Science, and of specific tracks in the Institute of Life Sciences. Students who transfer to another track must check whether there are additional requirements. Exercise A or B for Computational biology track
Compulsory courses
84865
Introduction to practical oceanography
Department: Oceanography Points: 4 Hours: 56 Lesson type: summer camp Semester: 1 Exam type: Project

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
summer camp 1 Sun 1 Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked
summer camp 1 Mon 1 Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked
summer camp 1 Tue 1 Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked
summer camp 1 Wen 14:00 15:45 Science Earth 126 1 Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked
Six meetings will take place during the semester on Wednesdays, 14-16, room 109. The dates of the meetings will be advertised at the beginning of the semester. The class will go on a field camp in at The Inter-University Institute for Marine Sciences in Eilat between 26-28/1/2020. Participation in all meetings and the field camps is mandatory. The final course requirements will be a project report and presentation. The students will stay at the Interuniversity Institute (IUI) dorms. The students are responsible for their own transport between Jerusalem and Eilat, as well as economy. Students who wish to do so, may arrive at the IUI and stay in the dorms on the eve of 25/1/2020. These students are requested to notify the department secretary in advance.
89703
Biogeochemical cycles and the climate system
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 2 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Sun 14:00 16:45 Science Earth 101 2 Alon Angert
It is recommended to study the course in the third year.
Elective studies
49601
ENVIRONMENTAL LAW
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 2 Exam type: Written exam


Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 2 Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha
lecture 1 Wen 16:00 17:45 2 Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha
lecture 1 Wen 16:00 17:45 Silverman 502 2 Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha
lecture 1 Wen 16:00 17:45 Soc_faculty3401 2 Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha
Room 3401 in Har Hatzofim, Faculty of Social Sciences. Live streaming to 9A in Rehovot and 502 silverman in G. Ram.
70165
karst terrains and environment
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Wen 15:00 16:45 Science Earth 101 1 Amos Frumkin
This course includes two trips on the following dates: 13/11/2019, 15/1/2020.
70525
SOIL SCIENCES
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 2 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Mon 9:00 10:45 Science Earth 101 2 Alon Angert
The course Introduction to Geology is recommended.
70897
Modeling Environmental Systems
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture & exercise Semester: 1 Exam type: Written assignment

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 14:00 15:45 Science Earth 125 1 Efrat Morin
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 16:00 16:45 Science Earth 125 1 Efrat Morin
Course project presentation will be held on 6/Feb/2020 9-13 (attendance is mandatory). The course is also available for third year undergraduate students but the teacher approval is required. The course will not be given in the academic year 2020/2021.
71103
AGRICULTURAL MICROMETEOROLOGY
Department: Oceanography Points: 4 Hours: 56 Lesson type: lecture & lab Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & lab 1 Mon 10:00 11:45 Classroom 103 1
lecture & lab 1 Mon 12:00 13:45 Laboratory 4 1
71148
INT. TO ECONOMICS OF NATURAL RESOURCES
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Mon 16:00 18:45 Silverman 502 1 Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein
lecture 1 Mon 16:00 18:45 Soc_faculty3401 1 Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein
lecture 1 Mon 16:00 18:45 Classroom 9A 1 Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein
Not available to students of department 717. Available to undergraduate students of the Open Spaces concentration.Course will be broadcast live to the Givat Ram campus, Silverman, room 502, and Mount Scopus campus room 3401. Course is taught in English. Classes begin at 4:15pm.
89305
BACTERIA IN THEIR NATURAL ENVIRONMENT
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Mon 16:00 17:45 Silverman 508 1 Aharon Oren
Note: Attendance is mandatory in at least 80% of sessions. Available to all faculty students except for students enrolled in courses 72335 and 72342.
89400
DEAD SEA FIELD CAMP
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: summer camp Semester: 2 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
summer camp 1 Mon 11:00 12:45 Science Earth 101 2 Haim Gvirtzman
The course includes three field trip daysץ instructions will be provided by the course instructors. Students will have to partially participate in the course costs (depends if it is a part of mandatory, mandatory-elective or elective courses), for details contact the environmental science program office.
89777
ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Tue 10:00 11:45 Silverman 502 1 Shimshon Belkin
Prerequisite: one of the following courses or an equivalent course. 72335 Introduction to Microbiology; 89305 Bacteria in their Natural Environment; 72362 Brief Introduction to Microbiology; 71056 General Microbiology, microbiology for Hadassah Academic College students who took a microbiology course there.
89787
Environmental Organic Geochemi
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture & exercise Semester: 1 Exam type: Written assignment

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & exercise 1 Sun 15:00 16:45 Science Earth 125 1 Alon Amrani
lecture & exercise 1 Sun 17:00 17:45 Science Earth 125 1 Alon Amrani
89788
Geochemistry Organic Environmental 2
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture & lab Semester: 2 Exam type: Take-home exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & lab 1 Wen 15:00 16:45 Science Earth 125 2 Alon Amrani
89840
Air Pollution in Israel
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Thu 16:00 17:45 Shprinzak 101 1 Amir Zalzberg
The course is given every two years (will be given in 2019/20)
Second year
Compulsory studies
40422
Different approaches to environmental policies
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture & exercise Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 8:00 9:45 Classroom 9A 1 Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 8:00 9:45 Silverman 502 1 Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 8:00 9:45 Soc_faculty3401 1 Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler, Itay Fishhendler
Class begins at 8:30am. This course counts for geography students as the course in approaches to environmental geographical research. Compulsory course for students of the Planning Management and Environmental Policy concentration. Course takes place in the Mount Scopus campus and broadcast by video-conference to students of the Faculty of Agriculture, Food, and Environment and Faculty of Science.
49600
MULTI-DISCIPLINARY WORKSHOP ON ENVIRONMENTAL
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: workshop Semester: 2 Exam type: Project


Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
workshop 1 Sun 9:00 16:45 2
workshop 1 Mon 9:00 16:45 2
workshop 1 Tue 9:00 16:45 2
workshop 1 Tue 16:00 17:45 2
workshop 1 Tue 16:00 17:45 2
workshop 1 Tue 16:00 17:45 2
workshop 1 To department ‎809‏.
72160
Biology basic
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture & exercise Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & exercise 1 Mon 16:00 17:45 Feldman A 1 Michael Brandeis
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 16:00 16:45 Shprinzak 116 1
lecture & exercise 2 Wen 15:00 15:45 Shprinzak 215 1
lecture & exercise 3 Thu 13:00 13:45 Silverman 502 1
lecture & exercise 4 Thu 11:00 11:45 Silverman 502 1
This course is available to students of the Faculty of Science, and of specific tracks in the Institute of Life Sciences. Students who transfer to another track must check whether there are additional requirements. Exercise A or B for Computational biology track
Compulsory courses
84865
Introduction to practical oceanography
Department: Oceanography Points: 4 Hours: 56 Lesson type: summer camp Semester: 1 Exam type: Project

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
summer camp 1 Sun 1 Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked
summer camp 1 Mon 1 Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked
summer camp 1 Tue 1 Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked
summer camp 1 Wen 14:00 15:45 Science Earth 126 1 Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Hezi Gildor, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Israela Musan, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked, Yeala Shaked
Six meetings will take place during the semester on Wednesdays, 14-16, room 109. The dates of the meetings will be advertised at the beginning of the semester. The class will go on a field camp in at The Inter-University Institute for Marine Sciences in Eilat between 26-28/1/2020. Participation in all meetings and the field camps is mandatory. The final course requirements will be a project report and presentation. The students will stay at the Interuniversity Institute (IUI) dorms. The students are responsible for their own transport between Jerusalem and Eilat, as well as economy. Students who wish to do so, may arrive at the IUI and stay in the dorms on the eve of 25/1/2020. These students are requested to notify the department secretary in advance.
89703
Biogeochemical cycles and the climate system
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 2 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Sun 14:00 16:45 Science Earth 101 2 Alon Angert
It is recommended to study the course in the third year.
Elective studies
49601
ENVIRONMENTAL LAW
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 2 Exam type: Written exam


Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 2 Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha
lecture 1 Wen 16:00 17:45 2 Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha
lecture 1 Wen 16:00 17:45 Silverman 502 2 Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha
lecture 1 Wen 16:00 17:45 Soc_faculty3401 2 Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha, Amit Bracha
Room 3401 in Har Hatzofim, Faculty of Social Sciences. Live streaming to 9A in Rehovot and 502 silverman in G. Ram.
70165
karst terrains and environment
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Wen 15:00 16:45 Science Earth 101 1 Amos Frumkin
This course includes two trips on the following dates: 13/11/2019, 15/1/2020.
70525
SOIL SCIENCES
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 2 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Mon 9:00 10:45 Science Earth 101 2 Alon Angert
The course Introduction to Geology is recommended.
70897
Modeling Environmental Systems
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture & exercise Semester: 1 Exam type: Written assignment

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 14:00 15:45 Science Earth 125 1 Efrat Morin
lecture & exercise 1 Tue 16:00 16:45 Science Earth 125 1 Efrat Morin
Course project presentation will be held on 6/Feb/2020 9-13 (attendance is mandatory). The course is also available for third year undergraduate students but the teacher approval is required. The course will not be given in the academic year 2020/2021.
71103
AGRICULTURAL MICROMETEOROLOGY
Department: Oceanography Points: 4 Hours: 56 Lesson type: lecture & lab Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & lab 1 Mon 10:00 11:45 Classroom 103 1
lecture & lab 1 Mon 12:00 13:45 Laboratory 4 1
71148
INT. TO ECONOMICS OF NATURAL RESOURCES
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Mon 16:00 18:45 Silverman 502 1 Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein
lecture 1 Mon 16:00 18:45 Soc_faculty3401 1 Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein
lecture 1 Mon 16:00 18:45 Classroom 9A 1 Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein, Avraham Ebenstein
Not available to students of department 717. Available to undergraduate students of the Open Spaces concentration.Course will be broadcast live to the Givat Ram campus, Silverman, room 502, and Mount Scopus campus room 3401. Course is taught in English. Classes begin at 4:15pm.
89305
BACTERIA IN THEIR NATURAL ENVIRONMENT
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Mon 16:00 17:45 Silverman 508 1 Aharon Oren
Note: Attendance is mandatory in at least 80% of sessions. Available to all faculty students except for students enrolled in courses 72335 and 72342.
89400
DEAD SEA FIELD CAMP
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: summer camp Semester: 2 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
summer camp 1 Mon 11:00 12:45 Science Earth 101 2 Haim Gvirtzman
The course includes three field trip daysץ instructions will be provided by the course instructors. Students will have to partially participate in the course costs (depends if it is a part of mandatory, mandatory-elective or elective courses), for details contact the environmental science program office.
89777
ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Tue 10:00 11:45 Silverman 502 1 Shimshon Belkin
Prerequisite: one of the following courses or an equivalent course. 72335 Introduction to Microbiology; 89305 Bacteria in their Natural Environment; 72362 Brief Introduction to Microbiology; 71056 General Microbiology, microbiology for Hadassah Academic College students who took a microbiology course there.
89787
Environmental Organic Geochemi
Department: Oceanography Points: 3 Hours: 42 Lesson type: lecture & exercise Semester: 1 Exam type: Written assignment

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & exercise 1 Sun 15:00 16:45 Science Earth 125 1 Alon Amrani
lecture & exercise 1 Sun 17:00 17:45 Science Earth 125 1 Alon Amrani
89788
Geochemistry Organic Environmental 2
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture & lab Semester: 2 Exam type: Take-home exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture & lab 1 Wen 15:00 16:45 Science Earth 125 2 Alon Amrani
89840
Air Pollution in Israel
Department: Oceanography Points: 2 Hours: 28 Lesson type: lecture Semester: 1 Exam type: Written exam

Lesson typeGroupdayTime: fromTime: toLocationSemesterLecturers
lecture 1 Thu 16:00 17:45 Shprinzak 101 1 Amir Zalzberg
The course is given every two years (will be given in 2019/20)