Undergraduate Minor - Minor in Arabic

Minor in Arabic
Program Code:
1026 Arabic
Program Level:
Award Type:
Minor Undergraduate
Start Term:
Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages

Excerpt from the official Academic Programs Catalog:

Listed below are the approved requirements for the program from the official Academic Programs Catalog.
Students must consult their advisors to learn which specific requirements apply to their degree programs.
Following this section are the requirements as represented in Degree Navigator, MSU's online advising tool. The Degree Navigator section is only available for programs using Degree Navigator for degree certification.

College of Arts and Letters

Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages

Undergraduate Programs
Minor in Arabic

The Minor in Arabic, which is administered by the Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages, will provide students the opportunity to acquire a core of basic knowledge of Arabic language and culture.

The minor is available as an elective to students who are enrolled in bachelor’s degree programs at Michigan State University other than the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Arabic.  With the approval of the department and college that administers the student’s degree program, the courses that are used to satisfy the minor may also be used to satisfy the requirements for the bachelor’s degree.

Students who plan to complete the requirements for the minor should consult an undergraduate advisor in Arabic.

Requirements for the Minor in Arabic
Complete a minimum of 19 credits from the following:
1. All of the following courses (13 credits):
ARB 202 Second-Year Arabic II 5
ARB 301 Third-Year Arabic I 4
ARB 302 Third-Year Arabic II 4
2. Two of the following courses (6 credits):
ARB 360 Arabic Language and Society 3
ARB 460 Special Topics in Arabic Culture (W) 3
ARB 461 Introduction to Arabic Literature (W) 3

Degree Requirements from Degree Navigator.

NOTE: Degree Navigator is an advising tool only and should not be viewed as a contract with the student. Any questions about the requirements should be directed to an academic advisor.

Arabic, MNUN (1026)

Required Credits: 19    Program Version: FS19

Requirement 1: Minor - Arabic - Second Year
Minor - Arabic - Second Year: 1 course from ARB202

Requirement 2: Minor - Arabic - Third Year
Minor - Arabic - Third Year: 2 courses from ARB301, ARB302

Requirement 3: Minor - Arabic - Culture and Literature
Minor - Arabic - Culture and Literature: 2 courses from ARB360, ARB460, ARB461

Requirement 4
19 credits required to complete this degreeThe specified coursework in this program may not equal this total. The difference must be made up of open options which must be acceptable within the limits of this program. In cases of doubt, please consult an academic advisor.