Pre-requirement: ARB 130 and ARB 234 .
Students with a minor in Arabic Studies must accumulate a minimum of 18 credits at the 200- and 300-levels, with at least one course at the 300-level, and one Goucher-sponsored study-abroad program in the target language country (ICA or a semester abroad) to ensure the experiential component of Arabic Studies.
Courses may be chosen from the following:
ARB 130 - Intermediate Arabic I (4 Cr.)
ARB 132 - Special Topics in Language and Culture (2 Cr.)
ARB 230 - Intro to Modern Arab Culture: Dissenting Voices, Liberating Visions (4 Cr.)
ARB 234 - Conversation and Composition (4 Cr.)
ARB 272Y - Intensive Course Abroad (6 Cr.)
ARB 299 - Independent Work (1-4 Cr.)
Courses offered at Goucher College that can be used toward a Minor in Arabic Studies:
FR 451 /COM 307 - Cinemas of the Maghreb (4 Cr.)
PSC 375 - Political Islam (4 Cr.)
JS 258 - The International Politics of the Middle East (4 Cr.)
WRT 281 - Writing Studies II: Special Topics (4 Cr.) - Special Topics: Islamophobia (4 Cr.)
WGS 282 - Women of North Africa and the Middle East (4 Cr.)
WGS 420 - Transnational Feminist Theory and Women’s Activism (4 Cr.)