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Academic Foundations 003
African American and African Studies 014
American Studies 050
Ancient and Medieval Civilizations 060
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Courses (Ancient and Medieval Civilizations 060)
Courses (Latin 580)
Anthropology 070
Arabic 074
Art, Design, and Art History (080, 081, 082, 083, 085)
Asian Studies 098
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Chemistry 160
Chinese 165
Clinical Laboratory Sciences 191
Computer Science 198
Data Science 219
Economics 220
English (350 and 352)
English: Composition and Writing 355
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Film Studies 380
French 420
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Global Politics 487
Health Information Management 504
History (History 510, American 512)
Honors 525
Honors Living-Learning Community 526
International Affairs 551
Italian 560
Japanese 565
Journalism 086
Latin 580
Latin American Studies 590
Latina/o Studies 597
Legal Studies 603
Linguistics 615
Mathematics 640
Medical Imaging Sciences 658
Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies 686
Music 087
Neuroscience 112
Peace and Conflict Studies 735
Philosophy 730
Physics 750
Political Science 790
Portuguese and Lusophone World Studies 812
Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Psychology 819
Psychology 830
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Spanish 940
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Translation and Interpreting Studies 942
Urban Education 300
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Writing 989
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  Newark Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2022 School of Arts and Sciences-Newark Academic Programs and Courses Ancient and Medieval Civilizations 060 Minor Requirements  

Minor Requirements

The minor in ancient and medieval civilizations (AMC) includes courses in Ancient and Medieval Civilizations 060 and Latin 580, as well as courses in Arabic 074, Art 082, Chinese 165, English 350, History 510, Middle Eastern Studies 685, and Philosophy 730. Students considering the AMC minor are encouraged to visit the program director (Professor Gary D. Farney, to discuss their interests.

A grade of C or better is required for AMC courses credited toward minor. Courses not listed below that may seem applicable to AMC  (e.g., a course at NJIT or Rutgers University-New Brunswick, or the occasional course offered at Rutgers University-Newark) may be applied toward the minor with the approval of the program director. 

Students must complete 18 credits, at least 6 of which must be from history and civilization courses listed below and at least 6 of which must be from one of the approved languages listed under language below; the other 6 credits can be a mixture of these two categories according to the student's interests.

Students are also encouraged to consider study abroad options for credit that can be applied to the AMC program. Students should consult the AMC director about these and other opportunities.

1. History and Civilization. At least 12 credits from among the following, according to the student's area of concentration:

21:060:101  Word Power

21:060:335  Law in the Ancient Near East

21:060:406  Topics in Ancient and Medieval Civilization

21:082:310  Ancient Art

21:082:320  Medieval Art

21:350:341  Mythology in Literature

21:350:353,354  Bible as Literature I, II

21:350:373  Chaucer

21:510:257  Greco-Roman Myth and Pagan Religion

21:510:263  History of Africa I

21:510:286  The Ancient Near East

21:510:287  History of Islamic Civilization I

21:510:297  Far Eastern History I

21:510:319  Ancient Greek History

21:510:255  Ancient Greek Civilization

21:510:256  Roman Civilization

21:510:305  Ancient Sport: Olympians to Gladiators

21:510:306  Greek and Roman Cities

21:510:307  South Asia up to 1750

21:510:319  Ancient Greek History

21:510:320  Roman History

21:510:327,328  Civilization of the Middle Ages I,II

21:510:405,407  Topics in Ancient History I,II

21:510:406  Topics in Medieval Civilization

21:510:409  Alexander the Great

21:510:410  Greek History through Dramatic Writings

21:730:206  Greek Philosophy 

2. Language. At least 12 credits in one or two of the following languages: Arabic 074, Chinese 165, and Latin 580.

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