Israel to add a course on Iran to its high schools’ syllabus

Tehran, August 25, The Iran Project – The Israeli officials will add a new course on Iran, Iran’s security and Ministry of Intelligence to the territories high schools syllabus in the coming year.

According to Tasnim News Agency, the new course that will be introduced at two levels in high schools includes teaching Persian language, Persian culture, history and politics in Iran, and studying Iran’s international relations and national security.

The new program will initially be run as a pilot at Ben Gurion High School and the students who take the course can join the information and research units in the Israeli army in the future.

This is the first time that such courses are taught in Israeli schools. ‘Iran studies’ has only been taught in higher education institutions in Israel.