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MESA 201

Introduction to Middle East Studies

International and Area Studies Kennedy Center for International Studies

Course Description

Introduction to Middle East from historical, art/literary, and various social science perspectives, including introduction to disciplinary methodologies and major issues of interest.

When Taught

Fall

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Title

Introduction to the Study of the Middle East

Learning Outcome

This course identifies major areas of study necessary to understand the culture, context, and areas of current concern in the Middle East and poses questions as to how we may go about learning.