Arabic Studies Minor

Minor - Arabic Studies (Minor)

College Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 30

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2017-2018

Note: At least 9 credits must be of upper division courses. A minimum grade of C is required in all the courses taken to fulfill the minor.


Lower Core Courses18
Upper Core Courses9
Total Hours30

Lower Core Courses

Rule: Must complete all of the following:

ARAB 101Elementary Modern Standard Arabic I5
ARAB 102Elementary Modern Standard Arabic II5
ARAB 201Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic I4
ARAB 202Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic II4
Total Hours18

Minimum Required Grade: C

Upper Core Courses

Rule: Must complete all of the following:

ARAB 301Adv Modern Standard Arabic I3
ARAB 302Adv Modern Standard Arabic II3
ARAB 305The Arab World3
Total Hours9

Minimum Required Grade: C


Note: ARAB 392: Students may count up to 3 credits from an independent study related to the Arabic language or the Arab world. Before taking an independent study outside the Arabic program, you need to consult with the advisor of the minor. Upon consent of the advisor of the academic minor, up to three credits (either taken at the University of Montana or transferred from another college or university) may be counted as part of the electives if at least 75% of the content is related to the Arab world.

Select 3 credits from the following:3
Model Arab League Delegates
Model Arab League Staff
Independent Study
Islamic Civil: Classical Age
Islamic Civ: Modrn Era
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C