The ACJC is an interdicisplinary Centre housed in the School of Historical, Philosophical and International Studies (SOPHIS) Faculty of Arts. Students can choose to study a single unit or undertake a Minor in Jewish Studies or Holocaust & Genocide Studies in combination with other degrees. Jewish studies subjects are accredited to a wide array of majors and disciplines.


Undergraduate units cover the following lines of interest, drawing on the diversity of its faculty across the university.

  • Bible and Classical Jewish Texts
  • Jewish Literatures and Cultures
  • Judaism and Jewish Philosophy
  • Jewish History (Ancient, Medieval, Contemporary)
  • Israel and Middle East
  • Holocaust and Genocide
  • Interreligious Relations
  • Yiddish Language and Culture
  • Peace and Conflict Resolution