GEOG-221: Geography of the Middle East

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Geography of the Middle East
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Eligible to take ENG courses at HFC
Course Description

Examines the cultural geography of Middle Eastern peoples, and the social, historical, economic and political geographies of the region. Includes an overview of the physical environment, and an examination of common stereotypes, perception of people and place, Arab immigration and settlement in the United States, and current Arab American issues.

MTA Categories
  • Category 4: Social Sciences
General Education Categories
  • Social Sciences
Office Contact
School of Liberal Arts: 313-845-9624,, Liberal Arts Building, Room: K-201 and F-138
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Winter 2022 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.