Near Eastern Languages and Cultures / Undergraduate Study

Ancient Near East and Egyptology Minor

To enter the Ancient Near East and Egyptology minor, students must have an overall grade-point average of 2.0 or better and file a petition in 378 Humanities Building, 310-825-4165.

Required Lower-Division Courses (10 units): Ancient Near East 10W, 15, Middle Eastern Studies M50A, M50B, 50C.

Required Upper-Division Core Courses (12 to 15 units): Three courses selected from Ancient Near East CM101A, CM101B, M103A, M103B, M104A through M104D, M110A, 120A, 120B, 120C, M130, M135, 140A, 140B, 150A, 150B, 162, CM163, C165, M185D, Hebrew 110A, 110B, 110C, Iranian 170, Jewish Studies M150A, Semitics 140A, 140B.

Required Elective Courses (8 to 10 units): Two courses selected from Ancient Near East M101C, 121A, 121B, 121C, C123A, C123B, 125A, M125B, M125C, 166, M167, M168, CM169, C177, Anthropology 112R, 117P, 130, 140, Hebrew 110A, 110B, 110C, 188FL, Jewish Studies 150B, 170, Study of Religion M186A, M186B, M186C, Semitics 130, 141, 142.

A maximum of 4 graded units of special studies courses (197, 198, 199) approved by the adviser may be applied toward the minor. No course for the minor or preparation for the minor may be taken on a P/NP grading basis.

A minimum of 20 units applied toward the minor requirements must be in addition to units applied toward major requirements or another minor.

Each minor course must be taken for a letter grade, and students must have an overall grade-point average of 2.0 or better in the minor. Successful completion of the minor is indicated on the transcript and diploma.