96-97 LS&A Bulletin

Middle Eastern and North African Studies


144 Lane Hall
764-0350

Professor Robin Barlow (Epidemiology), Director

May be elected as an area concentration program

  1. Anthropology 409.
  2. History 443 and one of the following: 442, 538, 539, 542, 545.
  3. Political Science, any one of the following: 353, 452, 453, 476.
  4. One year of an appropriate language of the area (Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, Turkish) beyond the first year level . For Arabic a student may count APTIS 201 and 202 or one year of colloquial Arabic (Egyptian, Syrian) as the second year of language study.
  5. Two electives selected from the courses listed below (except courses chosen to meet the above requirements).

Courses in Other Departments

The following courses, which may be included in a concentration plan, are offered by other departments and programs:

Anthropology: 409, 434, 509.

History: 385, 442, 443, 531, 536, 537, 538, 539, 542, 545, and appropriate sections of History 396 and 397

History of Art: 386, 486, 490, 491, 581, 582, 584.

Near Eastern Studies:

Hebrew and Judaic Cultural Studies (HJCS) 101, 102, 301, 302, 401, 402, 471, 472, 479, 571, 572;

Arabic (APTIS) 101, 102, 103, 104, 201, 202, 403, 404, 415, 416, 417, 418, 431, 467, 501, 502, 504, 561, 562, 563, 564, 565;

Persian (APTIS) 241, 242, 540, 544, 545,

Turkish (APTIS) 251, 252, 451, 452, 553, 554, 551, 552, 556, 557,

General (APTIS) 466, 468, 469, 485, 486;

Political Science: 353, 452, 453, 476.

Sociology: 401, 490, and appropriate sections of Sociology 496, 497, 596, and 597.



Courses in Middle Eastern and North African Studies (Division 440)

334/Hist. 334/GNE 334. Selected Topics in Near and Middle Eastern Studies.
(3). (Excl).

491. Proseminar on the Arab World. (3). (Excl).

495. Senior Honors Thesis. Open only to Honors concentrators with senior standing. (3-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT).

496. Senior Honors Thesis. Open only to Honors concentrators with senior standing. 495 is prerequisite to 496. (3-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT).

520. Bibliographical Resources in Middle Eastern Studies. (1). (Excl).