2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Middle East Studies Emphasis

Students seeking the minor must complete 15 hours.

Requirements

To include 6 hours chosen from:

HIST 10803Introduction to Islamic Civilization

3

OR

RELI 30543Islam

3

 

HIST 10813Introduction to the Modern Middle East

3

OR

POSC 35503The Politics and the Culture of the Middle East and North Africa

3

Select the remaining 9 hours from courses that carry the MES attribute.

Emphasis students may count MES-approved courses towards their major/minor and the emphasis. They may also concentrate their MES electives in a single department.

Emphasis students in programs requiring a minor must complete a minor in another disciplinary field.

A list of approved courses for the Middle Eastern Studies Minor and Emphasis.

ANTH 30323Migration: Crossing Borders, Crossing Cultures

3

ANTH 30973France Today: Citizenship, Identity, and Nationalism

3

ENGL 20213Global Women's Literature

3

ENGL 30793Multi-Ethnic Literature of the World

3

ENGL 20933Non-Western World Literature

3

HIST 10803Introduction to Islamic Civilization

3

HIST 10813Introduction to the Modern Middle East

3

HIST 30703Modern Egypt: A History

3

HIST 30713Revolutionary Iran:A History

3

HIST 30723Women in the Middle East

3

POSC 33033Conflict and Negotiation

3

POSC 33703Mideast Conflicts

3

POSC 35033Islam and Politics

3

POSC 35043Politics of Developing Nations

3

POSC 35503The Politics and the Culture of the Middle East and North Africa

3

RELI 10023Understanding Religion: Communities

3

RELI 10043Understanding Religion: Society and Culture

3

RELI 20503Africa and the African Diaspora: History, Religion, and Culture

3

RELI 20513Africa and the African Diaspora: History, Religion, and Culture

3

RELI 30543Islam

3

RELI 30863Religion and Violence

3

RELI 30873Islam in America

3