History
 

(Hist-NES 347R) Arab and Islamic Civilization

(Hist-NES 347R) Arab and Islamic Civilization
Social science/humanities core course covering Arab and Islamic civilization; historical evolution of Middle East to present. Overview of modern Palestinian society.
HIST
242R
 Hours1.0 - 2.0 Credit, Arr Lecture, Arr Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 NoteElective credit for major and minor in Near Eastern Studies. Offered at the Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies only. Does not receive GE credit.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining HIST 242R
Course Outcomes: 

Historical Knowledge

Students will analyze the major historical events that pertain to the history of Arab and Islamic Civilization.

Analysis of Texts

Students will read and analyze historical texts (primary and secondary sources) dealing with Arab and Islamic Civilization.

Historical Context for the Present

Students will be able to explain the historical context for the current political, economic, and cultural situation in the modern Middle East.