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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Middle East Studies Minor

University Park, College of the Liberal Arts (MESTU)

This interdisciplinary program is designed for students having special interest in the geographical area that includes Afghanistan, Iran, Turkey, and the Arabic-speaking countries of southwestern Asia and northern Africa. In addition to the requirements for the minor, students may select other courses dealing with the Middle East, subject to the approval of the Middle East Studies Committee. A certificate is awarded to students who complete the requirements of the minor.

A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 18 credits
(Some courses in this minor have prerequisites that are not required by the minor.)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (3 credits)
Select 3 credits from HIST 165(3) HIST 181 GH;IL(3), HIST 471W(3), HIST 472 IL(3), HIST 473 IL(3), RL ST 107 GH;US;IL(3) (Sem: 5-8)

SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (15 credits)
Select 15 credits, at least 6 at the 400-level, from approved program list in consultation with the professor in charge of the minor. (Sem: 5-8)

 

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 2004

Blue Sheet Item #: 32-01-080

Review Date: 9/2/03

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