Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations: Ancient Near East, Minor

This minor explores the cultures of the ancient Near East, including Mesopotamian, Egyptian, Israelite, Hittite and Persian civilizations. Along with gaining familiarity with an ancient Near Eastern language, coursework includes history, religion and archaeology of the ancient Near East.

Minor Requirements
Language Requirement
Select 4 course units of Language Requirement courses 14
Concentration Requirement
NELC 0001/ANCH 0100/HIST 0730Introduction to the Ancient Near East1
Select 3 course units of Concentration Requirement courses3
Total Course Units8

Please check the online description of the minor for the possible combinations of ancient language courses that can fulfill this requirement.

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2023 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.