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This minor provides two full years of modern language instruction to prepare students for living and working within an intercultural society both at home and abroad. Students with some proficiency in the language must take the placement test in order to determine the appropriate level course. This minor is closed to fluent native speakers of Arabic.
MLAR-201 Beginning Arabic I
Electives*—Choose five of the following:
MLAR-202 Beginning Arabic II
MLAR-301 Intermediate Arabic I
MLAR-302 Intermediate Arabic II
MLAR-401 Advanced Arabic I
MLAR-402 Advanced Arabic II
FNRT-381 Art of Islam: The Arabic Tradition
FNRT-382 Art of Islam: The Persian, Turkish/Mughal Traditions
ANTH-240 Muslim Youth Cultures
ANTH-365 Islamic Culture and the Middle East
* Under special circumstances and with permission of the minor adviser, up to two culture courses may be substituted for two sequential language courses required by the minor. Students are encouraged to take culture courses offered by the department of modern languages. Culture courses from other departments dealing with aspects of culture, society, history, art, literature, and linguistics may also be approved.
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This minor provides two full years of modern language instruction to prepare students for living and working within an intercultural society both at home and abroad. Students may choose a modern language minor in Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, or Spanish. Students must take five consecutive language courses beyond the introductory prerequisite language course.
Students with some proficiency in the language must take the placement test in order to determine the appropriate level course. This concentration is not open to native speakers of Arabic.
0525-400 Beginning Arabic I
Required Courses—Choose five of the following:
0525-401 Beginning Arabic II
0525-402 Beginning Arabic III
0525-403 Intermediate Arabic I
0525-404 Intermediate Arabic II
0525-405 Intermediate Arabic III
0525-406 Advanced Arabic I
0525-407 Advanced Arabic II
0525-408 Advanced Arabic III