Middle East-Related Courses, Fall 2017

Note: Course lists are provided as a courtesy to students. Not all courses listed here are automatically applicable to the MES major or minor. Please contact an advisor in IAS in 101 Stephens Hall (iastp@berkeley.edu) for more information on major and minor course planning. Register for courses here.

Middle Eastern Studies

M E STU 24
Freshman Seminar

M
2:00-3:00 PM

M E STU 102
Scope and Methods of Research in Middle Eastern Studies

M
2:00 pm- 5:00 pm

M E STU 150
Advanced Study in the Middle East

4 Units
Multiple Sections

MES 199 01
Stevens Global Ambassadors Project: Social Entrepreneurship in the Middle East

Lukas
Variable Units
TBD

Near Eastern Studies

NESTUD R1B 001
Reading and Composition in Near Eastern Studies
4 Units
M, W, F
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

NESTUD 10 001
Introduction to the Near East
4 Units
M, W, F
9:00 am – 10:00 am

NESTUD 18 001
Introduction to Ancient Egypt
4 Units
Tu, R
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

NESTUD 24 001
Freshmen Seminar
1 Unit
F
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

NE STUD C26
Introduction to Central Asia
3 Units
Tu, R
11:00 am- 12:30 pm

NE STUD 103
Religion of Ancient Egypt
Tu, R
2:00 pm- 3:30 pm

NE STUD 108
Ancient Astronomy

4 Units
W
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

NE STUD 113
Gilgamesh: King, Hero, and God
4 Units
Tu, Th
3:30 am – 5:00 pm

NE STUD 144
Sufism: The Mysticism of Islam
3 Units
Tu, Th
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

NE STUD 180
The Quran and Its Interpretation
3 Units
Tu
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

History

 

HISTORY 109B 001
The Middle East, 1000-1750
4 Units
M, W, F
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

HISTORY 177A
The Middle East, 1000-1750
4 Units
M, W, F
3:00pm- 4:00pm

Gender & Women’s Studies

GWS 142
Women in the Muslim and Arab Worlds
4 Units
M
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Asian American Studies

ASAMST 128AC 001
Muslims in America
4 Units
M, W
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Jewish Studies

JEWISH 39 001
Freshman and Sophomore Seminar
2 Units
W
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

JEWISH 120 001
Special Topics in Jewish Studies
3 Units
Tu, Th
9:30 am – 11:00 am

JEWISH 101 001
Topics in Jewish Music
4 Units
Tu, Th
2:00 am – 3:30 pm

LANGUAGE COURSES

Arabic

ARABIC 1A 001
Elementary Arabic
5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
8:00 am – 9:00 am

ARABIC 1A 002
Elementary Arabic
5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
9:00 am – 10:00 am

ARABIC 1A 003
Elementary Arabic
5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
10:00 am – 11:00 am

ARABIC 1A 004
Elementary Arabic
5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
10:00 am – 11:00 am

ARABIC 1A 005
Elementary Arabic
5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
11:00 am – 12:00 am

ARABIC 1A 006
Elementary Arabic
5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

ARABIC 1A 007
Elementary Arabic
5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

ARABIC 20A 001
Intermediate Arabic
5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
9:00 am – 10:00 am

ARABIC 20A 002
Intermediate Arabic
5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
11:00 am – 12:00 pm

ARABIC 20A 003
Intermediate Arabic
5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

ARABIC 100A 001
Advanced Arabic
3 Units
M, W, F
11:00 am – 12:00 pm

ARABIC 100A 002
Advanced Arabic

3 Units
M, W, F
2:00 am – 3:00 pm

ARABIC 105A 001
Modern Arabic Poetry
3 Units
Tu, Th
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

ARABIC 108 001
Islamic Religious and Philosophical Texts in Arabic
3 Units
Tu, Th
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

ARABIC 111B
Survey of Arabic Literature (in Arabic)
3 Units
Tu, Th
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

ARABIC 298
Seminar

W
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Armenian

Armenian 1A
Intro Armenian

3 Units
Tu, TH
11-12:30 PM

Armenian 101A
Continuing Armenian

3 Units
Tu, TH
12:30-2:00 PM

Hebrew

HEBREW 1A 001
Elementary Hebrew

5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
10:00 am – 10:59 am

HEBREW 11A 001
Reading and Composition for Hebrew Speaking Students
5 Units
M, Tu, W, Th, F
9:00 am – 10:00 am

HEBREW 20A 001
Intermediate Hebrew
5 Units
Tu, W, Th
11:00 am – 11:59 am

HEBREW 100A
Advanced Hebrew

3 Units
Tu, R
2:30-2:00 PM

HEBREW 104A 001
Modern Hebrew Literature and Culture
Kronfeld

3 Units
M
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

HEBREW 106A 001
Elementary Biblical Hebrew

3 Units
Tu, Th
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

HEBREW 201A 001
Advanced Biblical Hebrew Texts
3 Units
M
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

HEBREW 204A 001
Advanced Modern Hebrew Literature and Culture
3 Units
W
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

HEBREW 106A 001
Seminar

3 Units
Tu
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Persian

Persian 1A
Elementary Modern Persian
5 Units
M, T, W, R, F
10:00- 11:00 PM

Persian 11A
Reading and Composition for Persian-Speaking Students

5 Units
M, T, W, R, F
10:00-11:00 AM

Persian 20A
Intermediate Modern Persian

5 Units
M, T, W, R, F
1:00-2:00 PM

Persian 100A
Advanced Persian

5 Units
M, W, F
12:00-1:00 PM

Persian 103A
Contemporary Persian Literature

3 Units
Tu, Th
11:00-12:30 AM

Turkish

Turkish 1A
Elementary Modern Turkish

M, T, W, R, F
10:00-11:00 AM

Turkish 100A
Intermediate Modern Turkish

T, R
11:00-12:00 PM

TURKISH 101A 001
Readings in Modern Turkish
3 Units
Tu, Th
12:30 PM- 2:00 PM