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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Middle East Studies Minor

Janina Safran, Associate Professor of History
208 Weaver Building
University Park
Phone: 814-863-0186
E-mail: jxs57@psu.edu


University Park, College of the Liberal Arts (MESTU)

This interdisciplinary program is designed for students having special interest in the Middle East broadly defined. In addition to the requirements for the minor, students may select other courses dealing with the Middle East, including courses studied abroad, subject to the approval of the Middle East Studies director. A certificate is awarded to students who complete the requirements of the minor.

Some courses may require other course work as some courses have prerequisites.

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/ARAB/RL ST 165(3) HIST/J ST 181 GH;IL(3), HIST/RL ST 471Y IL(3), HIST/J ST 472 IL(3), HIST/J ST 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. No more than 6 credits may come from language study. (Sem: 5-8)

 

Last Revised by the Department: Fall Semester 2016

Blue Sheet Item #: 45-01-108

Review Date: 8/23/16

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