Foundation Courses


Fall ’19

  • ARBC 100.00 Arabs Encountering the West (6 credits) (5a) – Haidar

Winter ’20

  • RELG 122: Introduction to Islam (6 credits) (4a) – Najafian
  • HIST 165.00: From You Turks to Arab Revolutions: A Cultural History of the Modern Middle East (6 credits) (2-3c) – Khalid
  • POSC 242.00 Middle East Politics (6 credits) (4a) – Forester

Spring ’20

  • RELG 161.00 The Jewish Bible (6 credits) (2a) Picus
  • ARBC 185.00 The Creation of Classical Arabic Literature (6 credits) (3a) – Klein

Supporting Courses


Group 1: History, Social Sciences, and Religion

Fall ’19

  • HIST 233.00 Cultures of Empire: Byzantium, 843-1453 (6 credits) (1a) – North
  • HIST 260.00 The Making of the Modern Middle East (6 credits) (2-3c) – Khalid

Winter ’20

  • RELG 122.00 Introduction to Islam (6 credits) (4a) – Najafian
  • HIST 138.00 Crusades, Mission, and the Expansion of Europe (6 credits) (4a) – Morse
  • RELG 236: History of Antisemitism (6 credits) (4-5c) – Picus

Spring ’20

  • RELG 161: The Jewish Bible (6 credits) (2a) – Picus
  • HIST 284.07 History, Culture and Commerce Program: Heritage in Africa and Arabia (6 credits) (OCS) – Willis
  • POSC 324.00 Rebels and Risk Takers: Women and War in the Middle East* (6 credits) (5-6a) – Forester

Group 2: Literature, Culture, and the Arts

Fall ’19

  • ARBC 100.00 Arabs Encountering the West (6 credits) (5a) – Haidar
  • RELG 210.00 The Arts of Islam (6 credits) (3a) – Najafian

Winter ’20

  • ARBC 387.00 The One Thousand and One Nights (6 credits) (5a) – Klein

Spring ’20

  • ARBC 185.00 The Creation of Classical Arabic Literature (6 credits) (3a) – Klein
  • ARBC 206.00 Arabic in Cultural Context (6 credits) (2a) – Ramadan
  • FREN 360.00 The Algerian War of Liberation and Its Representations (6 credits) (3a) – Rousseau

Capstone

  • MEST 395.00 Middle East Studies Capstone (3 credits) – Haidar