Middle East & Islam, 600-1650

3.00 crs.

Knowledge & Values: History I

This course traces the major developments in the Middle East from the 7th to the 16th centuries. This period witnessed the transition to Islam in the Arabian Peninsula and its spread throughout the wider Middle East. Accordingly, students study how Muslims shaped a unified civilization and interacted with non-Muslim communities and polities.

Course Prerequisite

Course Cross-listing

Course Corequisite