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Vocational arts training

Israel boasts a well-developed infrastructure for arts education and is one of the best-resourced countries in the Near East in terms of formal training facilities for the performing arts, visual arts, film and television. The quality of teaching offered at tertiary level is of a very high standard and many former graduates of Israeli arts training institutions have attained recognition on the international circuit. Various non-tertiary institutions have also played a significant role in national arts development.

The following table lists by subject the tertiary and most significant non-tertiary institutions which offer vocational training programmes in the arts (see pp XX-XX of the Directory for more detailed information):-

Animation
Tertiary - Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design

Archaeology
Tertiary - Ben-Gurion University of the Negev; Tel Aviv University; The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Art History
Tertiary - Tel Aviv University; The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Dance
Non-Tertiary - Bat-Dor Be'ersheva Municipal Dance Center; Bat-Dor Dance Studios Tel Aviv; Mateh Asher School of Performing Arts (MASPA); Rina Schenfeld School of Dance; Tel Aviv Dance Center Bikurey Ha'itim; Tertiary - The Jerusalem Rubin Academy of Music and Dance

Design
Tertiary - Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design; Vital - The Tel Aviv Center for Design Studies

Film and Television
Non-Tertiary - Camera Obscura School of Art Tel Aviv; Ma'ale School of Communications, Film and Television Arts; The Sam Spiegel Film and Television School, Jerusalem; Tertiary - Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design; Sapir Academic College (SAC) - The Negev College; Tel Aviv University; University of Haifa

Fine Art
Non-Tertiary - Kalisher - The Israel Pollak Tel Aviv School of Art; Tertiary - Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design; University of Haifa

Music
Non-Tertiary - Israel Conservatory of Music Tel Aviv, Samuel Rubin Music Conservatory Be'ersheva and other Conservatories all over the country; Rimon School of Jazz and Contemporary Music; The Center for Classical Oriental Music and Dance, Jerusalem; Tertiary - Samuel Rubin Israel Academy of Music, Tel Aviv University; The Jerusalem Rubin Academy of Music and Dance; University of Haifa

Musicology
Tertiary - Bar-Ilan University; Tel Aviv University; The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Photography
Non-Tertiary - Camera Obscura School of Art Tel Aviv; Jerusalem School of Photography and Computer Imaging; Tertiary - Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design

Theatre Studies
Non-Tertiary - Beit Zvi School of Performing Arts; Kibbutzim College of Education - Seminar Hakibbutzim; Nissan Nativ Acting Studio (Jerusalem and Tel Aviv); Tertiary - Tel Aviv University; The Hebrew University of Jerusalem; University of Haifa

Video
Non-Tertiary - Camera Obscura School of Art Tel Aviv; Tertiary - Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design