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The faculty and affiliate faculty of the Center for Middle East Studies teach a variety of courses on or relating to the Middle East throughout the University of Denver. Here you will find a comprehensive list of those courses on offer for SPRING  QUARTER 2016, broken down by the department through which they are offered.

Please note, the courses listed below combine those at both the undergraduate and graduate level.


ANTH 4200: Native North Africa (Richard Clemmer-Smith)

International Studies

INTS 3800: United States and the Middle East: Special Relationships (Ahmed Mohamed Abdrabou) 


HIST 3620: United States Involvement in the Persian Gulf (Jonathan Sciarcon)

Religious studies

RLGS 2120: Judaism, Christianity & Islam (Carl A. Raschke)

RLGS 3500: Islam (Andrea Stanton)

 world Languages & Literature

ARAB 1003: Elementary Arabic (Maha Foster)
Basics of Modern Standard Arabic. Three quarter sequence. Prerequisite: ARAB 1001 & ARAB 1002 or equivalent. (4 credits)
ARAB 2100 - Composition and Conversation (Maha Foster)
Continued study of Arabic language. Three quarter sequence. Prerequisite: ARAB 2001 & ARAB 2002 or equivalent. (4 credits) 
HEBR 1003 - Elementary Hebrew (Sari Havis)
Basics of Modern Hebrew. Three quarter sequence. Prerequisite: HEBR 1001 & HEBR 1002  or equivalent (4 credits)
HEBR 2003 - Intermediate Hebrew (Sari Havis)
Continued study of Hebrew language. Three quarter sequence. Prerequisite: HEBR 2001 & HEBR 2002 or equivalent. (4 credits)