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Middle East and Islamic Studies Courses
500-Level Courses in MEIS
Introduces the interdisciplinary study of the Middle East and the Islamic world through an examination of recent seminal works and debates in the field representing the disciplinary perspectives of history, religious studies, political science, and sociology.May not be repeated for credit.
In-depth study of current issues and debates in Middle East and Islamic studies in theoretical and historical context.May be repeated within the term for a maximum 9 credits.
700-Level Courses in MEIS
Internship credit for completion of Middle East and/or Islamic studies related work at an approved government, nonprofit, or private institution.May not be repeated for credit.
Directed readings in the field of Middle East and Islamic Studies.May be repeated within the degree for a maximum 6 credits.
Research project related to Middle East and Islamic studies taken under supervision of faculty adviser.May not be repeated for credit.
Original research and thesis writing for students in the Middle East and Islamic Studies MA program.May be repeated within the degree for a maximum 6 credits.