(NES-Hist 242R) Arab and Islamic Civilization

(NES-Hist 242R) 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.
NES
347R
 Hours1.0 - 2.0 Credit, Arr Lecture, Arr Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 NoteElective credit for major and minor in NES. Offered at the Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies only.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Outcomes

Knowledge

Students will deepen their understanding of Arab and Islamic civilization.

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.