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Bridging the Great Divide: Accepting Applications for 2017

22 November 2016

Never has there been a greater need for an understanding of other faiths and relations between faiths.

The Woolf Institute (Cambridge), in partnership with the School of International Service at the American University in Washington, is delighted to announce that the e-learning course, Bridging the Great Divide: the Jewish-Muslim Encounter, will be offered again in 2017.

Celebrating its 5th anniversary, this 15-week e-learning course will explore the history, culture and theology of Muslims and Jews, reflecting on similarities and differences as well as the major challenges. Assisted by leading experts and early career scholars in Europe and the USA, the course will also offer strategies for building bridges between the communities.

Students have previously joined the course from around the world - be a part of a global conversation.



Applications are now being accepted for the course starting week commencing 17 January 2017. (The deadline for applications is 20 December 2016.)

The course fee for Woolf Institute students is £465. Some bursaries are available.

For further details, please see:



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