AMES & Language Courses

Number Title Curriculum codes Crosslistings Pathways
AMES80S Studies in Special Topics
AMES89S First-Year Seminar
AMES105 Understanding the Middle East CCI, SS ICS205 The Middle East
AMES107 Introduction to East Asian Cultures: Narrating East Asia Through Word and Image ALP, CCI, CZ ICS144, East Asian Studies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES111 Self, Society and Art in Modern Hinduism CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION110 The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES114 Buddhism CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION120, East Asian Studies East Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES115 Religions of Asia CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION175, ICS, East Asian Studies East Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES120 Sound and Society in East Asian Contexts ALP, CCI, CZ MUSIC234, East Asian Studies East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES122 Islamic Civilization I CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION375, CULANTH256, HISTORY210, MEDREN268, Ethics and Society, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES123 History and Culture of Iran ALP, CCI, CZ, R HISTORY248, RELIGION283 The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES125 Egypt: Mother of the World ALP, CCI, CZ International Comparative Studies, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES126S Understanding the Qur'an CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION370S, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES127 The Modern Middle East CCI, CZ HISTORY214, JEWISHST258, International Comparative Studies, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES129 Master Filmmakers of Chinese Cinemas ALP, CCI, CZ LIT214, VMS235 East Asia
AMES132S Chinese Literature and Culture in Translation ALP, CCI, CZ LIT248S East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES136 China from Antiquity to 1400 CCI, CZ HISTORY220 East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES137S Gateway Seminar: China at War CZ, W HISTORY184S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES138 Scripture: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam ALP, CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION156, JEWISHST156 The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES141S Audiovisual Cultures in East Asia; Film, Music, and other Media ALP, CCI, CZ VMS141S East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES142 History of Chinese Medicine CCI, CZ, STS, W HISTORY239, GLHLTH142 East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES143 Contemporary Israeli Cinema ALP, CCI, EI VMS248, LIT217, JEWISHST241, GSF214, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES144 Introduction to Israeli Culture ALP, CCI, CZ JEWISHST245 The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES150 Chinese Art 1900 to Present ALP, CCI, CZ, R ARTHIST295, VMS294, International Comparative Studies, East Asian Studies East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES151 Indian Cinema ALP, CCI, CZ, R LIT211, VMS231 The Indian Subcontinent; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES157S Indian Civilization CCI, CZ, EI, SS, W HISTORY219S, CULANTH215S The Indian Subcontinent; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES158 Gandhi: Image and Reflection CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION279, RIGHTS279 The Indian Subcontinent; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES160 Islam CCI, CZ, EI ICS160, Islamic Studies The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES161 Japanese Cinema ALP, CCI, CZ LIT213, VMS232 East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES162 Anime: Origins, Forms and Mutations ALP, CCI VMS216 East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES165S The World of Japanese Pop Culture ALP, CCI, CZ CULANTH365S East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES167 Ancient and Early Modern Japan CCI, CZ HISTORY226, International Comparative Studies, East Asian Studies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES169 The Emergence of Modern Japan CCI, CZ HISTORY227, International Comparative Studies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES171 World of Korean Cinema ALP, CCI, CZ, EI LIT212, VMS234, CULANTH255, East Asian Studies East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES172S Korean Literature and Culture in Translation: Local and Global Connections ALP, CCI, CZ LIT239S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES174 Japanese Religions: Buddhas, Gods, and Monsters CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION176 East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES175S North Korea: Politics, Economics and Culture CCI, CZ, EI, SS East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES177S Gateway Seminar: Gandhi, King, Mandela CCI, CZ, EI, R, SS HISTORY163S, AAAS163S, ICS163S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES178S Migration and Human Rights in Korea: Local and Global Perspectives CCI, CZ, EI, SS ICS105S, RELIGION180S East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES179FS Turkey: Muslim and Modern CCI, CZ, SS SES279FS, HISTORY239FS The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES179S Turkey: Muslim and Modern CCI, CZ, SS SES279S, HISTORY239S The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES182 Asian American Theatre ALP, CCI THEATRST232, ENGLISH387, East Asian Studies East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES183 The China Dream ALP, CZ, STS East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES185 Islamic Civilization II CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION376, CULANTH257, HISTORY211, MEDREN269, International Comparative Studies, Ethics and Society, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES186 The Turks: From Ottoman Empire to European Union ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, R RELIGION228, HISTORY212, SES287, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES187S Gateway Seminar: Civil Rights and Asian Americans CCI, CZ, EI, R, SS HISTORY183S, AAAS133S, ICS183S, RIGHTS183S, PUBPOL175S East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES190A Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Special Topics in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
AMES190FS AMES Special Topics-Focus Program
AMES190S Special Topics in Asian & Middle Eastern Studies
AMES190SA Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Special Topics in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
AMES195S Gateway Seminar: Rethinking Asia and the Middle East CCI, CZ
AMES201S The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict in Films ALP, CCI, CZ, EI JEWST206S The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES202S Francophone Literature ALP, CCI, FL FRENCH417S, HISTORY387S, Latin American Studies The Middle East; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES204FS Documenting the Middle East: Community and Oral History ALP, CCI, CZ, R DOCST204FS, RIGHTS204FS The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES205FS Literary Islam: Poetry, Scripture, Philosophy ALP, CCI, CZ, SS The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES206S Muslim Ethics and Islamic Law: Issues and Debates CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION388S, ETHICS345S, Ethics and Society, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES207 Silk Roads and China, Ancient and Medieval Transformations CCI, CZ HISTORY135, MEDREN135, RELIGION181 The Middle East; East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES208FS Geopolitics and Culture from ISIS to Afghanistan ALP, CCI, CZ SES209FS, CULANTH211FS The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES208S Geopolitics and Culture: Islamic States from the Ottomans to ISIS ALP, CCI, CZ ICS217S, PUBPOL213S, HISTORY379S The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES210 Arab Cultures: Literature, Politics, History ALP, CCI, CZ LIT251, CULANTH209 Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES211 Melodrama East and West ALP, CCI GSF279, VMS223, East Asian Studies Literature, Culture, Media
AMES212S North Indian Classical Music: Structure, Culture and Lyric ALP, CCI, CZ LINGUIST219S The Indian Subcontinent; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES215S The Middle East: From Facebook to Film CCI, CZ, SS CULANTH417S, VMS417S, ICS417S, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES216 Jews and Muslims, Judaism and Islam CCI, CZ, EI JEWST256, MEDREN357, RELIGION212, HISTORY294, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES217 Astrology and Religion CCI, CZ RELIGION273 East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES218 The Middle East Through Film ALP, CCI, CZ, EI VMS273, POLSCI273, DOCST274 The Middle East; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES219 Elements of Linguistic Structure SS LINGUIST203 The Middle East
AMES220S From Al-Qaeda to ISIS: Understanding Terrorism, its Roots, Responses, and Ramifications CCI, CZ, EI, SS, W Islamic Studies The Middle East; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES221 Arab Society and Culture in Film ALP, CCI, CZ, EI ETHICS221, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES224S Muslim Women Across the Ages CCI, CZ, SS, W RELIGION219S, GSF209S, ICS365S, HISTORY225S, CULANTH224S, RIGHTS219S The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES225 Islam in the Age of Trump: Race, Immigration, and Empire CCI, CZ, EI, R, SS RELIGION225 The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES230S Islam in the Americas CCI, CZ, SS, W RELIGION384S, HISTORY351, AAAS274S, RIGHTS374S, Islamic Studies Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES231 Migrant China CCI, CZ, SS CULANTH241, International Comparative Studies, Marxism and Society East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES233 Global Chinese Cities through Literature and Film ALP, CCI, CZ VMS237, ICS302, International Comparative Studies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES234 Survey of Modern China 1800-Present CCI, CZ HISTORY223 East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES240 Games and Culture: Gateway to the Study of Games CCI, SS ISS242, LIT249, VMS214, ICS265, POLSCI248 Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES240S Games and Culture: Gateway to the Study of Games CCI, SS LIT249S, POLSCI248S, ICS265S, CULANTH440S, VMS214S, ISS242S Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES244 Israel/Palestine: Comparative Perspectives CCI, EI, SS CULANTH148, ENVIRON147, JEWISHST148, PUBPOL178, POLSCI159, RIGHTS148, Ethics and Society, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES246 Dance and Dance Theater of Asia ALP, CCI, CZ DANCE356, THEATRST233, RELIGION241, ICS243 East Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES247 T'ai Chi and Chinese Thought CCI, CZ RELIGION247, DANCE255, East Asian Studies East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES252S Indigenous Journeys in South Asian Film and Literature ALP, CCI VMS251S, LIT250S The Indian Subcontinent; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES252S Indigenous Journeys in South Asian Film and Literature ALP, CCI VMS251S, LIT250S The Indian Subcontinent; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES253S Epics of India: Ethics, Politics, and Performance Traditions ALP, CCI, CZ RELIGION278S The Indian Subcontinent; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES255 Religion and the Novel in Modern India ALP, CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION258, ENGLISH258 The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES257 Four Funerals and a Wedding: Introduction to Chinese Religious Life CCI, CZ, R, SS RELIGION257 East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES262 Contemporary Japanese Visual Culture ALP, CCI, CZ, W VMS236 East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES270T-1 Voices in Global Health: Arabic Tutorial GLHLTH270T-1 The Middle East
AMES270T-4 Voices in Global Health: Hindi Tutorial GLHLTH270T-4, HINDI270T-4 The Indian Subcontinent
AMES270T-5 Voices in Global Health: Mandarin Tutorial GLHLTH270T-5 East Asia
AMES271T Voices in Philosophy: Chinese Tutorial CHINESE271T East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES272T Voices in the Environment: Mandarin ENVIRON269T-3 East Asia
AMES275 Chinese Philosophy CCI, CZ, EI PHIL263 East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES281SL Revolution on Screen: Filming Conflict in the Middle East ALP, CCI, CZ VMS225SL, ICS338SL The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES283S Istanbul: City of Two Continents CCI, CZ CULANTH283S, ICS249S, HISTORY397S, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES286 Buddhism and Sexuality CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION328, ICS389 East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES288S Religion and Politics in Post-Revolutionary Iran CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION377S , POLSCI379S, HISTORY265S The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES290S Special Topics in Asian & Middle Eastern Studies
AMES291 Independent Study
AMES295S Black Muslims: Race, Religion, & Culture CCI, CZ AAAS295S, RELIGION295S, ICS222S, GSF296S, RIGHTS295S The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES296S Turkish History through the Novels of Orhan Pamuk ALP, CCI, CZ, EI LIT276S, ICS345S, HISTORY283S The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES301D Religion, Restrictions, and Violence CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION301D, JEWISHST301D, POLSCI303D, PUBPOL313D, ETHICS303D The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES303SA Women and Gender in the Middle East CCI, CZ, EI CULANTH304SA, POLSCI213SA The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES304 Africa and Arabia: Cultures, Communities, and Connections CCI, CZ, SS ICS306, AAAS306 The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES308S Bilingualism CCI, SS LINGUIST308S The Middle East; East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES309 Chinese Im/migration: Chinese Migrant Labor and Immigration to the US ALP, CCI, EI, SS RIGHTS309 East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES310S Acquisition of Japanese as a Second Language CCI, SS LINGUIST315S East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES311S Poetic Cinema ALP, CCI, CZ VMS354S, AMI266S, ICS311S The Middle East; East Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES314 Zen Buddhism CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION324 East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES315 Buddhist Meditation in Transformation: Historical, Scientific, and Medical Perspectives CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION323 East Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES315S Buddhist Meditation: Cultivation Practices and Psychology CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION323S East Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES317 Martin Luther King and the Prophetic Tradition CCI, CZ, EI, R, SS RELIGION234, AAAS249, PUBPOL253, RIGHTS249 Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES318S Social Movements and Social Media ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, STS LIT320S, AAAS247S, ICS320S, LATAMER320S, ISS323S, VMS323S, RIGHTS323S The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES319S Andalusa: Muslim, Jewish, Christian Spain ALP, CCI, CZ RELIGION214S, JEWISHST319S, ROMST319S, MEDREN352S The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES320S Refugee Lives: Violence, Culture and Identity ALP, CCI, CZ, EI DOCST321S, RIGHTS321S The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES321 Rumi: Mysticism and Poetry ALP, CCI, CZ, R RELIGION381 The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES322 Mystical Literature ALP, CCI RELIGION263, ICS323, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES324S Muslim Philosophy and Theology, an introduction CZ, EI RELIGION374S, ETHICS235S, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES325 Islamic Awakening: Revival and Reform CCI, CZ RELIGION372, HISTORY444, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES326A Religion, Security and Global Citizenship in the Arab World CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION371A, ICS362A, POLSCI395A, PUBPOL339A The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES328S Literary Islam ALP, CCI, CZ LIT328S, RELIGION326S The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES329S Islamic Media ALP, CCI, CZ RELIGION379S, ICS331S, VMS342S The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES330S Middle East Women Writers ALP, CCI, CZ Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES331S Buddhist Ethics CCI, CZ, EI, W RELIGION321S, ETHICS321S, Ethics and Society, Marine Science and Conservation East Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES335 Chinatowns: A Cultural History ALP, CCI, CZ, R HISTORY228, ICS336 East Asia
AMES338S Globalization and Theater ALP, CCI, CZ, EI THEATRST338S, ICS357S East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES339S Local Islams: Islamic Communities in the Area CCI, CZ, EI, SS RELIGION386S Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES341S Screening the Holocaust: Jews, WWII, and World Cinema ALP, CCI, CZ, EI VMS275S, JEWISHST266S, LIT263S, DOCST Literature, Culture, Media
AMES349S Hinduism and Judaism: Culture, Religion, and Identity CCI, CZ RELIGION216S, JEWISHST215S The Middle East; The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES351S Atheism and Buddhism CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION330S East Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES352 Modern Hindi Literature ALP, CCI, CZ The Indian Subcontinent; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES357 Modern & Global India CCI, CZ, EI, SS, W HISTORY218, ICS218 The Indian Subcontinent; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES359 Violent Jihad in the Twentieth Century - A Global History CCI, CZ HISTORY 359, ICS 361, POLSCI 382, PUBPOL 359 The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES360 Global Apple: Life and Death and the Digital Revolution CZ, EI, SS, STS CULANTH360, LIT361, SOCIOL360, ICS369 East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES360S Global Apple: Life and Death and the Digital Revolution CZ, EI, SS, STS CULANTH360S, LIT361S, PUBPOL358S, SOCIOL360S, ICS369S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES372 Two Koreas: History, Society and Culture ALP, CCI, CZ HISTORY473, CULANTH473, East Asian Studies East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES373S Islamic Mysticism CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION373S, ICS380S, ETHICS373S, HISTORY380S, Islamic Studies, Ethics Elective The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES375S Middle East and Latin America CCI, CZ LATAMER330S, Latino/a Studies in the Global South The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES379SA Gender and Immigration between Europe and the Middle East ALP, CCI GSF269SA The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES380SA Transnational Muslims in Germany: Politics of Migration, Religion, and Culture CCI, CZ, EI, SS GSF323SA, ICS278SA, CULANTH382SA, RELIGION382SA The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES381SA Politics and Culture Between Europe and the Middle East CCI, CZ PUBPOL386SA, HISTORY378SA, ICS225SA The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES383S Istanbul and Berlin CCI, EI, SS GERMAN283S, ICS356S, HISTORY368S The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES386S Tibetan Buddhism: Culture, Ethics, Philosophy and Practice CCI, CZ, EI, W RELIGION327S East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES389A Between Europe and Asia: The Geopolitics of Istanbul From Occupation To Globalization CCI, CZ, EI SES342A The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES390 Special Topics
AMES390A Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Advanced Special Topics in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
AMES390S Special Topics
AMES390SA Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Advanced Special Topics in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
AMES391 Independent Study
AMES402 Hashtags Memes, Digital Tribes ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, STS LIT302, GSF320, VMS324, ISS302 East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES402S Hashtags Memes, Digital Tribes ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, STS LIT302S, GSF320S, VMS349S, ISS302S The Middle East; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES409S Discourse of Disease and Infection ALP, CCI, CZ, STS ICS404S, VMS238S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES410S Trauma and Space in Asia ALP, CCI, CZ CULANTH366S, ICS410S East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES413S Vampire Chronicles: Fantasies of Vampirism in a Cross-Cultural Perspective ALP, CCI ICS406S, GSF231S, SXL231S, International Comparative Studies, East Asian Studies East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES415S Interethnic Intimacies: Production and Consumption ALP, CCI, CZ, EI LIT415S, CULANTH415S, VMS416S, ICS415S, GSF415S East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES420S Civil Society and Civic Engagement in the Arab World: Theories and Practices CCI, CZ, EI, SS, W ICS233S The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES425S Cultures of New Media ALP, SS, STS CULANTH434S, LIT412S, VMS412S, ICS432S The Middle East; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES426S France-Asia: Cultural Transfers and Translations in a Globalized Context ALP, CCI, CZ, FL, W FRENCH426S, ICS413S, LIT426S East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES432S Storyworlds: The Art, Technology, and Pleasure of Narrative ALP, CCI, CZ VMS384S, ICS333S Literature, Culture, Media
AMES433S Serial Fictions: The Art of 'To Be Continued' ALP, CCI Literature, Culture, Media
AMES435S Chinese Media and Popular Culture: Politics, Ideology, and Social Change CCI, SS ISS435S, POLSCI435S, International Comparative Studies, East Asian Studies, Policy Journalism and Media East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES436 Graphic Asia: Visual Storytelling and Global Asian/American Networks ALP, CCI VMS239, ICS264 East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES437S Capstone Seminar - Globalization: Asia and Asian America CCI, CZ, R, SS, STS HISTORY454S, AAAS407S, ICS412S, GSF412S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES438S Techno-Orientalism: Asian/America, (Post)Human and Science Fiction ALP, CCI, CZ CULANTH438S, ICS407S, SXL438S, VMS438S, GSF438S, LIT438S, International Comparative Studies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES439 Queer China ALP, CCI, CZ, EI CULANTH439, LIT439, VMS439, GSF439 East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES451S Death and the Emergence of the Modern Self ALP, CCI, EI, SS JEWISHST340S The Middle East; East Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES455S World of Gaming: Art, Theory, Technology, and Business of a Multi-Billion Dollar Global Industry CCI, CZ, EI, SS, STS ARTHIST453S, VMS455S , LIT455S East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES456S Chinese Culture and Ideology in the 20th Century and Now ALP, CCI, SS POLSCI456S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES463S Nightmare Japan ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, R CULANTH463S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES469S Minor Japan ALP, CCI, CZ, EI CULANTH364S East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES476S Archiving and Visualizing Asia: Politics and Poetics of Knowledge Production CCI, CZ, R ICS 411S , Lit 476S, VMS 476S, HISTORY 448S, DOCST 476S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES477S The Global Arab World CCI, CZ, SS The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES478S Korean Sociolinguistics CCI, CZ, SS LINGUIST 306S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES479S Critical Interventions in Middle East Studies and Policy CCI, CZ, SS PUBPOL 417S, HISTORY 417S, ICS 408S, LIT 417S, International Comparative Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES489S Language and Migration: The History, Theory, and Praxis of Translating Languages and Worlds ALP, CCI, CZ LIT 384S, LINGUIST 384S, East Asian Studies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES490S Special Topics
AMES493 Research Independent Study R
AMES494A Research Independent Study on Contemporary China FL, R
AMES495 Collaborative Research Projects R
AMES498S Senior Honors Thesis Seminar R, W
AMES499S Senior Honors Thesis Seminar R, W
AMES502S Translation Studies and Workshop ALP, CCI, CZ, W THEATRST530S, ROMST520S Literature, Culture, Media
AMES503 Asian & Middle Eastern Studies
AMES503S Asian & Middle Eastern Studies
AMES504S East Asia’s Twentieth Century CCI, CZ, R HISTORY504S , East Asian Studies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES505S Seminar in Asian and Middle Eastern Cultural Studies CZ AAAS540S, LIT530S
AMES511 Documentary and East Asian Cultures ALP, CCI, CZ, EI DOCST511, ICS513 East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES515S Interethnic Intimacies: Production and Consumption ALP, CCI, CZ, EI LIT515S, VMS515S, ICS515S, GSF505S East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES518S Approaches and Practices in Second Language Pedagogy CCI LINGUIST518S , EDUC518S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES519S Andalusia: Muslim, Jewish, Christian Spain ALP, CCI, CZ RELIGION519S, JEWISHST519S, ROMST519S The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES526A Religious Citizenship: Religion and Civil Society in the Arab World CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION526A The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES527S Cartographies of Gender and Sexuality in Middle East R, SS GSF503S, ICS503S The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES528S Literary Islam ALP, CCI, CZ The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES529S Gender Jihad: Muslim Women Writers ALP, CCI The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES531S Culture and Environment in Modern Chinese History CCI, CZ, EI, SS, STS HISTORY514S East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES532S Research and Writing About Contemporary Chinese Culture CCI, R, SS East Asian Studies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES533 Traffic in Women: Cultural Perspectives on Prostitution in Modern China ALP, CCI, SS East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES535 Chinese Media and Pop Culture ALP, CCI, R ISS535, East Asian Studies, Policy Journalism and Media East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES539S Queer China ALP, CCI, CZ, EI CULANTH539S, GSF502S, LIT539S, VMS539S, RIGHTS539S East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES540S Reading Heidegger ALP, CCI, CZ, EI LIT543S, RELIGION560S Literature, Culture, Media
AMES541S Jews and the End of Theory CCI, CZ, EI, R, SS JEWST541S, LIT580S, ICS541S Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES549S Techno-Orientalism: Asian/America, (Post)Human and SF ALP, CCI, CZ VMS549S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES551S Translation: Theory/Praxis ALP, CCI LIT551S Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES560S Reading the Chinese Novel ALP, FL East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES561 Anime: Origins, Forms, Mutations ALP, CCI VMS541 East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES563S Nightmare Japan ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, R CULANTH563S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES565S The World of Japanese Pop Culture ALP, CCI, CZ, R CULANTH565S , International Comparative Studies East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES566S Imaging a Nation: Japanese Visual Culture 1868-1945 ALP, CCI, CZ VMS523S East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES576S Archiving and Visualizing Asia: Politics of Poetics of Knowledge Production R East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES580S History of Buddhist and Christian Interactions CCI, CZ RELIGION580S East Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES581S Pan-Asianism, Religion, and the State in Modern Asia CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION 581S East Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Race, Religion, Class, Gender
AMES590 Special Topics in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
AMES593 Research Independent Study R
AMES603 The Palestinian-Israeli Conflict in Literature and Film JEWST683, RIGHTS 603 The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES605 East Asian Cultural Studies ALP, CCI, CZ, R CULANTH605, LIT571, ICS605, International Comparative Studies, East Asian Studies East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES610S Trauma and Space in Asia ALP, CCI, CZ East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES611 Melodrama East and West East Asian Studies East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES620S Critical Genealogies of the Middle East: An examination of the canon of Middle East scholarship CCI, CZ, SS The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES625 Islamic Awakening: Revival and Reform Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES629 Revolution: The Arab World ALP, CCI, CZ The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES631 Questions of National Cinemas CZ, R LIT632, VMS632, International Comparative Studies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES631S Seminar on Modern Chinese Cinema CZ, R LIT631S, VMS631S, International Comparative Studies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES650S Human Rights in Islam CCI, CZ, EI RELIGION661S The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES661 Japanese Cinema ALP, CCI, CZ East Asia; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES669S Minor Japan ALP, CCI, CZ, EI East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES671 World of Korean Cinema East Asia; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES674S Orhan Pamuk and World Literature ALP, CCI, CZ, EI SES674S The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES683S The City of Two Continents: Istanbul in Literature and Film ALP, CCI, CZ, EI SES683S, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES687 The Turks: From Ottoman Empire to European Union CCI, R SES687, Islamic Studies The Middle East; Race, Religion, Class, Gender; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES690S Special Topics in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
AMES695 Collaborative Research Projects R
AMES709 Chinese Im/migration: Chinese Migrant Labor and Immigration to the U.S. VMS709 East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES720 Middle East Practicum: Professionalization Workshop in Middle East Studies The Middle East
AMES738 Theories of Minority Discourse East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES740S Critical Genealogies GSF740S, CULANTH746S The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES750 CAH Proseminar: Topics in Critical Asian Studies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
AMES774S Ideology and Religion in Muslim Central Eurasia SES774S, HISTORY774S, RELIGION774S The Middle East; Empire, Nation, Migration
AMES790S Special Topics in Critical Asian Humanities Methodologies East Asia; Empire, Nation, Migration; Literature, Culture, Media
Number Title Curriculum codes Crosslistings
ARABIC99 Survival Arabic: Arabic Language and Culture of Lebanon, Jordan, and Palestine CCI, FL
ARABIC101 Elementary Arabic FL
ARABIC102 Elementary Arabic FL
ARABIC203 Intermediate Arabic CZ, FL
ARABIC204 Intermediate Arabic CZ, FL
ARABIC281 Media Arabic I: Arabic in Media and Documentary Film CZ, FL
ARABIC283 Media Arabic II CZ, FL
ARABIC288 Conversational Egyptian Arabic CCI, CZ, FL
ARABIC290A Duke Administered Study Abroad: Special Topics in Arabic
ARABIC295 Arabic Dialect in Music CZ, FL
ARABIC296A Dardasha Arabiyyah: Moroccan Dialect and Culture CCI, CZ, FL
ARABIC304 Advanced Levantine Arabic Language and Culture CCI, FL
ARABIC305 Advanced Arabic ALP, CCI, FL ICS
ARABIC306 Advanced Arabic ALP, FL
ARABIC328S Literary Islam ALP, CCI, CZ, FL
ARABIC391 Independent Study
ARABIC407 Issues in Arabic Language and Literature I ALP, CCI, FL ICS
ARABIC408 Issues in Arabic Language and Literature II ALP, FL ICS
ARABIC501S Translation as a Research Tool in Arabic and Islamic Studies ALP, CCI, CZ, FL Islamic Studies
ARABIC610S Quranic Arabic: Tafsir and Tajwid ALP, FL
ARABIC690 Special Readings
ARABIC789 Classical Arabic Language & Literature
ARABIC791 Independent Study
Number Title Curriculum codes Crosslistings
CHINESE101 First-Year Chinese I FL East Asian Studies
CHINESE101A First-Year Chinese
CHINESE101DK First-Year Chinese I FL
CHINESE102 First-Year Chinese II FL East Asian Studies
CHINESE102DK First-Year Chinese II FL
CHINESE105 Chinese 105 First Year Chinese in Review
CHINESE105D First-Year Chinese in Review I FL
CHINESE106 First-Year Chinese in Review II FL
CHINESE131 First Year Chinese for Bilingual Learners FL
CHINESE203 Intermediate Chinese FL East Asian Studies
CHINESE203DK Intermediate Chinese FL
CHINESE204 Intermediate Chinese CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE204DK Intermediate Chinese FL
CHINESE205 Intermediate-Mid Chinese FL
CHINESE223A Intensive Progress in Chinese FL
CHINESE224A Intensive Progress in Chinese FL
CHINESE232 Intermediate Chinese for Bilingual Learners FL
CHINESE242 Intensive Literacy in Chinese FL
CHINESE271T Voices in Philosophy: Chinese Tutorial AMES271T
CHINESE305D Advanced Intermediate Chinese CCI, CZ, FL East Asian Studies
CHINESE305K Advanced Intermediate Chinese CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE306 Advanced Chinese II ALP, CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE306K Advanced Chinese II ALP, CCI, CZ, FL
Chinese321S Business and Interculturality in the Chinese Society CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE321SA Business and Interculturality in Chinese Society CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE325A Advanced Progress in Chinese CCI, FL
CHINESE326A Advanced Progress in Chinese CCI, FL
CHINESE331D Modern Chinese Society and Culture through New Media CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE332 Chinese Translation and Interpretation CCI, FL
CHINESE333 Advanced Chinese for Bilingual Learners ALP, CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE371S Classical Chinese in the Modern Context I ALP, FL
CHINESE391 Independent Study East Asian Studies
CHINESE407K Issues in Chinese Language and Society I ALP, CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE407S Issues in Chinese Language and Society I ALP, CCI, CZ, FL East Asian Studies
CHINESE408S Issues in Chinese Language and Society II ALP, CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE421SA The Culture of Business and Economics in Chinese CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE427A Intensive Advanced Chinese ALP, CCI, FL
CHINESE428A Intensive Advanced Chinese ALP, CCI, FL
CHINESE435S Chinese in the Humanities I ALP, CCI, FL
CHINESE436S Chinese in the Humanities II ALP, CCI, FL
Chinese450S Understanding China and the U.S.: Stereotypes, Conflicts, and Common Challenges CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE455 Modern Chinese Culture: Narratives of Home and Abroad ALP, CCI, FL East Asian Studies
CHINESE456 Aspects of Chinese Culture and Society ALP, CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE473A Current Issues in Modern Chinese I CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE474A Current Issues in Modern Chinese II CCI, CZ, FL
CHINESE791 Independent Study
Number Title Curriculum codes Crosslistings
HEBREW101 Elementary Modern Hebrew FL JEWST101
HEBREW102 Elementary Modern Hebrew FL JEWST102
HEBREW171 Biblical Hebrew I FL RELIGION105, JEWST105
HEBREW172 Biblical Hebrew II FL RELIGION106, JEWST106
HEBREW203 Intermediate Modern Hebrew ALP, FL JEWST203
HEBREW204 Intermediate Modern Hebrew ALP, CZ, FL JEWST204
HEBREW305S Advanced Modern Hebrew ALP, CCI, FL JEWST305S, ICS
HEBREW306S Advanced Modern Hebrew ALP, CCI, FL JEWST306S
HEBREW391 Independent Study
HEBREW407S Issues in Modern Hebrew ALP, CCI, FL JEWST407S
HEBREW791 Independent Study
Number Title Curriculum codes Crosslistings
HINDI101 Elementary Hindi FL
HINDI102 Elementary Hindi FL
HINDI123A Intensive Elementary Hindi FL
HINDI203 Intermediate Hindi CZ, FL
HINDI204 Intermediate Hindi CZ, FL
HINDI225A Intensive Intermediate Hindi FL
HINDI270T-4 Voices in Global Health: Hindi Tutorial GLHLTH270T-4, AMES270T-4
HINDI305 Advanced Hindi ALP, CCI, FL
HINDI306 Advanced Hindi ALP, CCI, FL
HINDI391 Independent Study
HINDI407S Issues in Hindi Language and Society II ALP, CCI, FL ICS
HINDI408S Issues in Hindi Language and Society II ALP, CCI, FL ICS
HINDI791 Independent Study
Number Title Curriculum codes Crosslistings
JPN101 Elementary Japanese FL East Asian Studies
JPN102 Elementary Japanese FL
JPN203 Intermediate Japanese CZ, FL East Asian Studies
JPN204 Intermediate Japanese CZ, FL
JPN305 Advanced Japanese ALP, CCI, FL ICS, East Asian Studies
JPN306 Advanced Japanese ALP, CCI, FL ICS
JPN391 Independent Study
JPN407S Issues in Japanese Language and Society I ALP, CCI, CZ, FL ICS , East Asian Studies
JPN408S Issues in Japanese Language and Society II ALP, CCI, CZ, FL ICS
JPN451S Readings in Japanese Texts ALP, FL
JPN471S Topics in Classical Japanese (Bungo) ALP, CCI, FL
JPN650 Research Methods in Japanese (B) CCI, SS HISTORY503, SOCIOL664
JPN772S Classical Japanese (Kanbun)
JPN791 Independent Study
Number Title Curriculum codes Crosslistings
KOREAN101 Elementary Korean FL East Asian Studies
KOREAN102 Elementary Korean FL
KOREAN203 Intermediate Korean FL East Asian Studies
KOREAN204 Intermediate Korean CZ, FL
KOREAN305 Advanced Korean ALP, CCI, FL East Asian Studies
KOREAN306S Advanced Korean CCI, CZ, FL
KOREAN391 Independent Study
KOREAN407S Issues in Korean Language and Society I ALP, CCI, FL
KOREAN408S Issues in Korean Language and Society II ALP, CCI, FL
KOREAN455S Korean Politics and Society: Academic Reading and Writing CCI, CZ, EI, FL, SS
KOREAN791 Independent Study
Number Title Curriculum codes Crosslistings
PERSIAN101 Elementary Persian FL
PERSIAN102 Elementary Persian FL
PERSIAN203 Intermediate Persian FL
PERSIAN204 Intermediate Persian FL
PERSIAN305 Advanced Persian CCI, CZ, FL
Persian306 ADVANCED PERSIAN CCI, CZ, FL
PERSIAN391 Independent Study
PERSIAN490AS Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Advanced Special Topics in Persian
Number Title Curriculum codes Crosslistings
TIBETAN101 Elementary Tibetan I FL
TIBETAN102 Elementary Tibetan II FL
TIBETAN203 Intermediate Tibetan I FL
TIBETAN204 Intermediate Tibetan II CZ, FL
TIBETAN301 Advanced Modern Tibetan I FL
TIBETAN302 Advanced Modern Tibetan II FL
TIBETAN701 Elementary Tibetan I
TIBETAN702 Elementary Tibetan II
TIBETAN703 Intermediate Tibetan I
TIBETAN704 Intermediate Tibetan II
Number Title Curriculum codes Crosslistings
TURKISH101 Elementary Turkish FL
TURKISH102 Elementary Turkish
TURKISH203D Intermediate Turkish FL
TURKISH204 Intermediate Turkish FL
TURKISH232A The Cognitive Science of Religion and Morality CZ, EI, R, W PHIL232A, ICS224A, RELIGION281A
TURKISH305 Contemporary Turkish Composition and Readings CCI, FL
TURKISH306 Contemporary Turkish Composition and Readings CCI, FL
TURKISH407S Issues in Turkish Language and Literature I FL
TURKISH690S Special Topics in Turkish Studies
Number Title Curriculum codes Crosslistings
URDU 101 The Urdu Script FL
URDU102 Urdu and Its Cultures FL