Minor in Arabic and Hebrew Languages and Cultures

The student selects either an Arabic or Hebrew focus area for the minor.

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 15 credits, including 9 credits in one focus area and 6 credits in elective courses. In addition, the student must complete prerequisite language course work, or otherwise demonstrate competence, through the fourth semester (ARAB 2002 Intermediate Arabic II or HEBR 2002 Intermediate Hebrew II) in their primary focus area and through the second semester (ARAB 1002 Beginning Arabic II or HEBR 1002 Beginning Hebrew II) in the other focus area.

Required
All courses (9 credits) in one of the following focus areas:
Arabic
ARAB 3001Advanced Arabic
ARAB 3301Modern Arabic Literature
ARAB 3302Media Arabic
Hebrew
HEBR 3001Hebrew Conversation and Writing
HEBR 3301Modern Hebrew Fiction
HEBR 3302The Israeli Media
Electives
Two of the following (6 credits) with at least one course in the student's focus area:
HEBR 3101Modern Hebrew Literary Classics
HEBR 3102Israeli Society and Culture: Literary Perspectives
ARAB 3501Arabic and Arab Identity
ARAB 3502Arab Film and Culture in English