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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Arts
November 28, 2014

Canadian Excellence

Courses Available Fall 2013/Winter 2014



In the fall of 2013 the Muslim Studies Option Steering Committee will revisit program requirements. We are aware that there are discrepancies between what is published on this website and in the university calendar. There are various courses that will be counted towards the Muslim Studies Option in the future, and if students have questions in this regard they are encouraged to contact the coordinator.

The following Fall 2013 courses will count automatically towards the Muslim Studies Option:

GS 222 Contemporary Western Societies: Globalization and Cultures (Dr. Ali Zaidi or others)
HI 325
Imperialism, Race and the Post-Colonial Legacy (Dr. Amy Milne-Smith)
MI 201
Mediterranean Culture and Civilization I (Dr. Abderrahman Beggar)
MZ 201
Religious Heritage of Islam (Dr. Husein Khimjee)
PP 220A
Indian Philosophy (Dr. Ashwani Peetush)
RE 213
Religious Heritage of Islam (Dr. Husein Khimjee)

The following Fall 2013 courses may be counted towards the Muslim Studies Option if the student contacts the program coordinator:

AB 101
Modern Standard Arabic I (Dr. Abderrahman Beggar or Dr. Kanan Al-Ali)
AB 201
Intermediate Arabic (Dr. Kanan Al-Ali)
GS 340D
Partition of British India (Dr. Shahnaz Khan)
GS 340G
Religion and Peace (Dr. Edmund Pries)
HI 346X
Ottomans, Armenians and the Question of Genocide (Dr. Gavin Brockett)

The following Winter 2014 courses will count automatically towards the Muslim Studies Option:

GS 221
The Cosmopolitan Village? (Dr. Edmund Pries)
GS 422
Dialogue and Critique in an Age of Terror (Dr. Ali Zaidi)
HI 265
Ten Moments that Made the Modern Middle East (Dr. Gavin Brockett)
MI 202
Mediterranean Culture and Civilization II (Dr. Abderrahman Beggar)
MZ 200
Introduction to Muslim Studies (Dr. Gavin Brockett)
PP 261
Medieval Philosophy
RE 101
Religions of the Americas: Asian and Middle Eastern (Dr. Marybeth White)
WS 308
Gender, Cinema and the Third World

The following Winter 2014 courses may be counted towards the Muslim Studies Option if the student contacts the program coordinator:

AB 102
Modern Standard Arabic II (Dr. Kanan Al-Ali)
AB 202
Intermediate Arabic II (Dr. Kanan Al-Ali)