Arabic Professor Dr. Elizabeth Bergman Arabic Professor Dr. Elizabeth Bergman

The Minor in Arabic

The Arabic minor provides systematic Arabic language training in the four modalities (speaking, listening, writing, and reading) as well as insight into the cultures of the Arabic speaking world. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required for courses taken at Miami. Courses for the Arabic minor must be taken for a grade (credit/no credit not allowed). Study abroad in Miami’s summer program at the University of Jordan of other program is recommended.

The Arabic minor requires 18 semester hour in Arabic above the 100 level, including:

  • ARB 201 - Intermediate Modern Arabic I (3)
  • ARB 202 - Intermediate Modern Arabic II (3)
  • ARB 230 - Arabic Literature in Translation (3)
  • ARB 301 - Advanced Arabic I (3)
  • ARB 302 - Advanced Arabic II (3)
  • ARB 311 - Media Arabic (3)

For more information or questions about the Arabic minor, please contact:

Dr. Elizabeth Bergman
Irvin Hall 150
(513) 529-1849