You will start with three mandatory classes: one on the archaeology of the Ancient Near East, one on its history and cultures, and one on ancient religions. In the second semester, you can choose between two classes to learn Hebrew or two classes to learn Akkadian, the language of Assyria and Babylonia. Optional is an introduction into Aramaic or a third Hebrew class.
Unveil cultural history and languages of the Ancient Near East
The minor Ancient Near Eastern Languages and Cultures is for you if you are interested in the cultural history and languages of the Ancient Near East.