Tips for finding the courses that interest you
Tips: Each semester's course list is divided
into four parts:
Summer courses appear at the beginning of the fall course lists.
- Courses for majors: These courses count
for the Concentration
in Middle East Studies, offered as part of the Curriculum in
International and Area Studies. The list includes language courses in
Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, and Turkish. Some courses listed here may also
count for the Concentration
in Arab Cultures, offered by the Department of Asian Studies.
- Other modern Middle East: These courses
do not have sufficient Middle East content to count for majors, but
they can be useful for placing the modern Middle East in larger
- Pre-modern Middle East: Courses about the
Middle East in ancient and medieval times. Look here for courses in
ancient Near Eastern languages such as biblical Hebrew and Coptic.
- Muslim civilizations outside the Middle East:
Africa, Europe, South Asia, Southeast Asia, etc. Look here for language
courses in Bengali, Hindi-Urdu, Serbo-Croatian, and Swahili.