Administered by the Department of Modern and Classical Languages
Room 128, West Hall

Requirements for the Minor in Middle Eastern Studies

Required Courses3-6
ARAB 1001Beginning Arabic Language and Introduction to Arabic Culture I 10-3
ARAB 1002Beginning Arabic Language and Introduction to Arabic Culture II3
Guided Electives12-15
Intermediate Arabic Language and Culture I
Intermediate Arabic Language and Culture II
Geography of the Middle East
The Ancient Near East
History of the Middle East to 1798
History of the Middle East Since 1798
Comparative Politics
African Politics
Politics in Developing Nations
The Archaeology of Ancient Israel
Islam
Judaism
or other courses applicable to the minor chosen in consultation with the advisor
Total Hours18
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 If the student does not take ARAB 1001 in Area C, he/she must take it for the minor.