Goucher College 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Mar 18, 2018  
Goucher College 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalogue

Arabic Studies Minor

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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.)  


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