Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

MDEM 281 001 (CRN: 23513)

GOLDEN AGE OF ISLAM

Long Title: GOLDEN AGE OF ISLAM
Department: Medieval/Early Modern Studies
Instructor: Sanders, Paula
Meeting: 3:00PM - 3:50PM MWF HUM 328 (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 33
Section Enrolled: 0
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 33
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 10
Enrollment data as of: 28-OCT-2021 4:07PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: Introduction to the Islamic World from the 8th century to the 13th century. Topics include conquests and classical Islamic states, Arabization, Jewish and Christian communities, impact of Turkic peoples, and the Ottoman Empire, with emphasis on social, cultural, artistic, and scientific trends that shaped the region's history. Cross-list: HIST 281.