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ARABIC-102: Second Semester Arabic (5 units; U )

Elements of reading and writing contemporary literary Arabic.

Notes:
Open to native speakers of Arabic only w/cons instr. Prereq: Arabic 101(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro crs).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 LEC 001
50308 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MTWR 01/21-05/07 Labanieh, Khuloud CRT 219  
Course taught partially online. Internet access req'd. Regular UWM tuition assessed.

ARABIC-111: Cultures and Civilizations of the Muslim Middle East (3 units; U ; HU)

Muslim Middle East through historical and ethnographic materials; reading of Quran and some modern literature.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
49308 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Masalkhi, Fahed CRT 319  
Consent required to audit.
HU   3 LEC 002
49522 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Masalkhi, Fahed CRT 321  
Consent required to audit.

ARABIC-164: Arabs and Islam in America (3 units; U ; HU)

History of Arab immigration, experience of Arabs, and nature of Islam and Islamic communities in America.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
51133 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/27-05/07 Masalkhi, Fahed CRT 319  

ARABIC-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
44660 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  

ARABIC-202: Fourth Semester Arabic (5 units; U )

Continuation of 201. Noun forms. Use of cases. Particles and prepositions. Introduction to Arabic verse.

Notes:
Open to native speakers of Arabic only w/cons instr. Prereq: Arabic 201(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (12 retro crs).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 LEC 001
51579 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MTWR 01/21-05/07 Labanieh, Khuloud CRT 219  
Course taught partially online. Internet access req'd. Regular UWM tuition assessed.

ARABIC-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101
47368 - 01/21-05/07   OFF CAMPUS  

ARABIC-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101
47366 - 01/21-05/07   OFF CAMPUS  

ARABIC-699: Advanced Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced independent work under the supervision of a faculty member. For more information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA; cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
44661 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

ARTHIST-315: Art and Archaeology of Ancient Egypt (3 units; U/G )

Architecture, arts, and crafts created for Egyptian kings, nobles, and commoners from the Predynastic period (5500 B.C.E.) to Cleopatra (31 B.C.E.).

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; ArtHist 101(R).

Architecture, arts, and crafts created for Egyptian kings, nobles, and commoners from the Predynastic period (5500 B.C.E.) to Cleopatra (31 B.C.E.).

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; ArtHist 101(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
55860 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Boor, Jocelyn BOL B68  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
55861 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Boor, Jocelyn BOL B68  

ARTHIST-315G: Art and Archaeology of Ancient Egypt (3 units; U/G )

Architecture, arts, and crafts created for Egyptian kings, nobles, and commoners from the Predynastic period (5500 B.C.E.) to Cleopatra (31 B.C.E.).

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; ArtHist 101(R).

Architecture, arts, and crafts created for Egyptian kings, nobles, and commoners from the Predynastic period (5500 B.C.E.) to Cleopatra (31 B.C.E.).

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; ArtHist 101(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
55860 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Boor, Jocelyn BOL B68  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
55861 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Boor, Jocelyn BOL B68  

ARTHIST-327: Caliphs, Emirs, & Kings: Art & Architecture of Medieval Spain (3 units; U/G )

Visual arts of the peoples that lived in Al-Andalus (the Arabic name for Muslim Spain) from the 8th to the 15th centuries.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or cons instr.

Visual arts of the peoples that lived in Al-Andalus (the Arabic name for Muslim Spain) from the 8th to the 15th centuries.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
51941 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Leson, Richard CRT 175  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
53267 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Leson, Richard CRT 175  

ARTHIST-327G: Caliphs, Emirs, & Kings: Art & Architecture of Medieval Spain (3 units; U/G )

Visual arts of the peoples that lived in Al-Andalus (the Arabic name for Muslim Spain) from the 8th to the 15th centuries.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or cons instr.

Visual arts of the peoples that lived in Al-Andalus (the Arabic name for Muslim Spain) from the 8th to the 15th centuries.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
51941 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Leson, Richard CRT 175  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
53267 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Leson, Richard CRT 175  

CLASSIC 274(HEBR ST 274): Ancient Egyptian Civilization (3 units; U ; HU)

Culture of Egypt, with particular attention to its literature reflecting social, political, and religious conditions; emphasis on Egyptian-Hebrew contacts during the second millennium.

Notes:
Classic (Hebr St) 274 & Hist 274 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
50100 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Boor, Jocelyn BOL B60  

CLASSIC-390: Egyptian Mythology (3 units; U ; HU)

Egyptian myths and ancient religious practices, emphasizing religious thought in Greco-Roman Egypt.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
49014 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Boor, Jocelyn BOL B60  

HEBR ST-102: Second Semester Hebrew (4 units; U )

Continuation of Hebr St 101. Language laboratory required.

Notes:
Not open to native speakers of Hebrew. No cr for students who have cr in Hebr St 53 & 54. Prereq: Hebr St 101(P) or 51(P) & 52(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 4 LEC 201
51126 - 01/21-05/07 Ben-yitschak, Yael ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HEBR ST-202: Fourth-Semester Hebrew (4 units; U )

Continuation of Hebr St 201.

Notes:
Not open to native speakers of Hebrew. Prereq: Hebr St 201(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (11 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 4 LEC 201
52133 - 01/21-05/07 Ben-yitschak, Yael ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HIST-274: Ancient Egyptian Civilization (3 units; U ; HU)

Culture of Egypt, with particular attention to its literature reflecting social, political, and religious conditions; emphasis on Egyptian-Hebrew contacts during the second millenium.

Notes:
Classic (Hebr St) 274 & Hist 274 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
50995 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Boor, Jocelyn BOL B60  

HIST-282: The Modern Middle East in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries (3 units; U ; HU)

The challenge of colonialisms--Ottoman, Portuguese, French and British--and the response of nationalisms-Arab, Turkish, Persian, and Zionist; also the Arab-Israeli conflict.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
50645 - 01/21-05/07 Larsen, Andrew ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

INTLST-550: Senior Seminar in International Studies: (3 units; U/G )

Interdisciplinary seminar with emphasis on functional/regional problems in world affairs.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: declared Intl Stds major or minor, or cons instr or prog coord.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
After the Soviet Collapse: A Tale of Three Nations
    3 SEM 001
49501 2:00 PM-4:40 PM R 01/21-05/07 Pienkos, Donald MER 311  

JEWISH-261: Representing the Holocaust in Words and Images (3 units; U ; HU)

Holocaust literature and film; issues of representation and memory. Texts include memoirs, graphic novels, fiction, and documentaries.

Notes:
No credit for students with credit in HEBR ST 238 with same topic. HEBR ST 261/JEWISH 261 were previously jointly offered. They count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
55862 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Baum, Rachel CRT 124  

JEWISH-368: Jewish and Christian Responses to the Holocaust (3 units; U ; HU)

Jewish and Christian answers to theological questions raised by the Holocaust, such as 'Where was God?' Focus on interfaith dialogue and understanding.

Notes:
No credit for students with credit in HEBR ST 254 with same topic. HEBR ST 368 and JEWISH 368 were previously jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
55598 - 01/21-05/07 Baum, Rachel ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

POL SCI-328: The Arab-Israeli Conflict (3 units; U/G )

Competing views about the Arab-Israeli conflict, especially its Palestinian dimension. History and evolution of the conflict; current issues and possible solutions.

Notes:
Comparative politics course. Jewish 328 & Pol Sci 328 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Counts as a repeat of Hebr St 238 with same topic. Prereq: jr st.

Competing views about the Arab-Israeli conflict, especially its Palestinian dimension. History and evolution of the conflict; current issues and possible solutions.

Notes:
Comparative politics course. Jewish 328 & Pol Sci 328 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Counts as a repeat of Hebr St 238 with same topic. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
50977 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Brusin, David BOL B64  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
53507 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Brusin, David BOL B64  

POL SCI-328G: The Arab-Israeli Conflict (3 units; U/G )

Competing views about the Arab-Israeli conflict, especially its Palestinian dimension. History and evolution of the conflict; current issues and possible solutions.

Notes:
Comparative politics course. Jewish 328 & Pol Sci 328 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Counts as a repeat of Hebr St 238 with same topic. Prereq: jr st.

Competing views about the Arab-Israeli conflict, especially its Palestinian dimension. History and evolution of the conflict; current issues and possible solutions.

Notes:
Comparative politics course. Jewish 328 & Pol Sci 328 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Counts as a repeat of Hebr St 238 with same topic. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
50977 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Brusin, David BOL B64  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
53507 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Brusin, David BOL B64  

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