This is the first version of the 2021-22 General Catalog. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

The undergraduate minor in Arabic language requires a minimum of 15 s.h. earned in Arabic courses (prefix ARAB) considered intermediate (2000 level) or advanced (3000 level) for the minor, including 12 s.h. taken at the University of Iowa. All courses for the minor must be taught in Arabic. Students must maintain a g.p.a. of at least 2.00 in all courses for the minor and in all UI courses for the minor. Coursework in the minor may not be taken pass/nonpass.

Sample Plan of Study

Sample plans represent one way to complete a program of study. Actual course selection and sequence will vary and should be discussed with an academic advisor. For additional sample plans, see MyUI.

Arabic Language, Minor

Plan of Study Grid (Manual)
Academic Career
Any SemesterHours
The undergraduate minor in Arabic language requires a minimum of 15 s.h. earned in Arabic courses considered intermediate (2000 level) or advanced (3000 level) for the minor.  
12 s.h. must be taken at the University of Iowa.  
Students must maintain a GPA of at least 2.00 in all courses for the minor.  
Coursework in the minor may not be taken pass/non-pass.  
All courses for the minor must be taught in Arabic.  
 Hours0
First Year
Fall
ARAB:1001 Elementary Modern Standard Arabic I a, b 5
 Hours5
Spring
ARAB:1002 Elementary Modern Standard Arabic II a, b 5
 Hours5
Second Year
Fall
ARAB:2001 Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic I a 5
 Hours5
Spring
ARAB:2002 Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic II a 5
 Hours5
Third Year
Fall
ARAB:3011 Advanced Modern Standard Arabic I 3
 Hours3
Spring
ARAB:3012 Advanced Modern Standard Arabic II 3
 Hours3
 Total Hours26