Five College Middle Eastern Studies Program

Many courses in addition to those listed below may be eligible for fulfilling the requirements of the Five College Middle Eastern Studies Certificate. Students are encouraged to consult a Middle Eastern Studies Program Campus Advisor to identify courses that are appropriate for their interests.

Spring 2015 Middle Eastern Studies Courses

Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
ANTH 431 01 Istanbul Christopher Dole, Monica Ringer T 02:30PM-05:00PM Amherst College
ASLC 148 01 Middle East 1800-Present Monica Ringer TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM Amherst College
ASLC 356 01 Islamic Mystic Tradition Tariq Jaffer W 02:00PM-04:30PM Amherst College
RELI 187 01 Intro Islamic Traditions Tariq Jaffer TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM Amherst College
CS 0308 1 Evolution, Islam, Modernity Salman Hameed 02:30PM-05:20PM W Hampshire College
CSI 0221 1 Israel and Palestine Aaron Berman 09:00AM-10:20AM M,W Hampshire College
CSI 0236 1 Middle Eastern Economics Omar Dahi 09:00AM-10:20AM M,W Hampshire College
ARTH 271 01 Arts of Islam: Books, Mosque Michael Davis TTH 02:40PM-03:55PM Mount Holyoke College
RELIG 207 01 Women & Gender in Islam Amina Steinfels TTH 01:15PM-02:30PM Mount Holyoke College
RELIG 311 01 Sufism:the Mystic Path - Islam Amina Steinfels TTH 10:00AM-11:15AM Mount Holyoke College
ARA 201 01 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC II Olla Al-Shalchi MWF 09:00-10:20 Smith College
ARA 301 01 ADVANCED ARABIC II John Weinert MWF 01:10-02:30 Smith College
FRN 230 01 COLLOQUIUM IN FRENCH STUDIES Oriane Morriet TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
FRN 230 02 COLLOQUIUM IN FRENCH STUDIES Helene Visentin TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
GOV 224 01 COLQ: ISLAM AND DEVELOPMENT Bozena Welborne MW 02:40-04:00 Smith College
HST 227 01 COLQ:MEDIEVAL EUROPEAN HISTORY Joshua Birk MW 02:40-04:00 Smith College
MES 400 0 SPECIAL STUDIES Smith College
REL 246 01 ISLAMIC THOUGHT & MODERNITY Suleiman Mourad MW 09:00-10:20 Smith College
REL 247 01 THE QUR'AN Suleiman Mourad MWF 11:00-12:10 Smith College
SPN 332 01 SEM: THE MIDDLE AGES TODAY Ibtissam Bouachrine TTh 03:00-04:50 Smith College


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