Courses

The following courses may be applied to an academic program in Islamic Studies.
See individual departments to determine specific offerings since this can be affected
by sabbatical leaves
and changes in faculty appointments.

Spring 2014 | Fall 2014 | Spring 2015 | Fall 2015 | Spring 2016

Spring 2014
Course Name Course Title
ARAB 004 Intensive Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic
ARAB 012 Advanced Arabic II
ARAB 025 War in Arabic Literature and Cinema (Cross-listed as LITR 025A)
ARTH 017 Islamic Architecture
DANC 049.6 Performance Dance:  Repertory Kathak
FREN 045B Le monde francophone: France and the Maghreb: Postcolonial writing in a Transnational Context
HIST 001T FYS: Cross & Crescent: Muslim-Christian Relations in Historical Perspective
HIST 006B The Modern Middle East
HIST 090F Gulf Petro-modernity: History, Politics, Society
HIST 111 Christians, Muslims, and Jews in the Medieval Mediterranean
ISLM 180 Honors Thesis
POLS 078 Iran, Islam and the Last Great Revolution
RELG 011A Islamic Politics
RELG 013 The History, Religion, & Culture of India: Muslim, Hindu, Sikh, & Dalit in North India
RELG 014A Muhammad

Fall 2014
Course Name Course Title
ANTH 123 Culture, Power, Islam
ARAB 011 Advanced Arabic I
ARAB 011A Arabic Conversation
ARAB 013A Foreign Language Teaching and Pedagogy
ARAB 021 Introduction to Modern Arab Literature
ARAB 030 Literature of Resistance (cross-listed as LITR 030A)
DANC 046 Dance Technique I: Kathak
ISLM 180 Honors Thesis
POLS 082 The Politics of Schooling in Latin America and the Middle East
RELG 011B The Religion of Islam: The Islamic Humanities (W)
RELG 053 Gender, Sexuality, and the Body in Islam

Spring 2015
Course Name Course Title
ANTH 009C Cultures of the Middle East (W)
ARAB 004 Intensive Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic
ARAB 005A Arabic Conversation
ARAB 012 Advanced Arabic II
ARAB 012A Advanced Arabic Conversation
ARAB 013A Foreign Language Teaching and Pedagogy
ARAB 022 Discourses of Oppression in Contemporary Arabic Fiction
DANC 049.6 Performance Dance:  Repertory Kathak
FREN 045B Le monde francophone: France and the Maghreb: Postcolonial Writing in a Transnational Context
ISLM 180 Honors Thesis
POLS 078 Iran, Islam and the Last Great Revolution
RELG 008B The Qur'an and Its Interpreters
RELG 119 Islamic Law and Society

Fall 2015
Course Name Course Title
ARAB 011 Advanced Arabic I
ARAB 011A Arabic Conversation
ARAB 021 Introduction to Modern Arab Literature
FREN 111 Post Colonial Desire
HIST 006A Formation of the Islamic Near East
HIST 111 Christians, Muslims, and Jews in the Medieval Mediterranean
ISLM 180 Honors Thesis
RELG 011B The Religion of Islam: The Islamic Humanities (W)
RELG 053 Gender, Sexuality, and the Body in Islamic Discourses

Spring 2016
Course Name Course Title
ARAB 004 Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic II
ARAB 006A Advanced Arabic Conversation
ARAB 012 Advanced Arabic II
ARAB 012A Advanced Arabic Conversation
ARAB 022 Discourses of Oppression in Contemporary Arabic Fiction
FREN 045B Le monde francophone: France and the Maghreb: Postcolonial Writing in a Transnational Context
ISLM 180 Honors Thesis
RELG 054 Power and Authority in Modern Islam
RELG 100 Holy War, Martyrdom, and Suicide in Christianity, Judaism, and Islam