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Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Genesis University (formerly Association for Hebraic Studies Institute) | Evaluated Learning Experience

Modern Middle East I (HIS 465)


Classroom-based or distance learning course administered through Genesis University. 

Genesis University, Miami, FL; authorized instructional sites, or approved proctor sites.

January 2022 - Present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: examine and analyze complex historical themes, events, and trends with a focus on identifying their global context and connection to the modern world; explain and analyze significant political, socioeconomic, and cultural developments in modern Middle Eastern History; explain the contributions that different cultures have made to modern Middle Eastern society and be able to critically analyze the different approaches that different regions took when seizing and wielding power; examine and analyze information from a variety of resources, including primary and secondary resources.


Topics include: Middle East, Modernity and Tradition; Rise of Nationalism; Arab-Israeli Conflict; and Islamic Revival.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in History, Middle Eastern Studies, or Political Science (11/22).