History Middle Eastern Studies, Certificate
Certificate in History – Middle Eastern Studies (340002C)
Dr. A Martin Wainwright
Department Chair, History
The following information has official approval of the Department of History and the Buchtel College of Arts & Sciences, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this certificate is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.
The following courses constitute a “Certificate in History – Middle Eastern Studies” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the certificate to be noted on the student’s record. Students will need to complete the equivalent of a fourth semester level language class (modern South or East Asian language for a Middle Eastern language) for the Middle Eastern Studies Certificate. Only one ancient world course will count towards the certificate.
|3240:360||Ancient Near Eastern Archaeology||3|
|3700:392||Selected Topics in Political Science||1-3|
|or 3700:405||Politics in the Middle East|
|Select one of the following:||2-3|
|World Civilizations: Middle East|
|The Ancient Near East|
|Selected Topics in History 1|
|Islamic Fundamentalism & Revolution|
|The Crusades through Arab Eyes|
|Special Studies: North American History 2|
|Electives from History, Political Science or Geography 3||9-6|
Select one of the following topics; A History of Iraq and States, or Statelessness in the Middle East: Kurds and Palestinians
Select one of the following topics; Ottoman State and Society 1300-1922, or Women and Gender in the Middle East
Students will also need to take classes in more than two disciplines and must choose remaining credits of electives from History, Political Science or Geography. Courses with comparative content are encouraged. Students must meet with the director to plan a course of study.