Back Credit Policy for Languages

Students who place into and satisfactorily complete higher-level language courses in the Department of Jewish, Islamic, and Middle Eastern Studies may be eligible to earn units of Back Credit for preceding courses. Credit is typically awarded for completing the following courses with a grade of B- or better. Please note: Native speakers are not eligible for back credit; evidence of secondary or post-secondary study of the language is required.

Arabic

Back Credit for Courses

  • L49 207D = 3 units for 108D
  • L49 307D = 3 units for 108D and 3 units for 208D

Hebrew

Back Credit for Courses

  • L74 213D or 214D = 3 units for 106D
  • L74 320D or 322 = 3 units for 106D and 3 units for 214D
  • L74 384 or 385 = 3 units for 106D and 3 for 214D
  • L74 4010 or 402 = 3 units for 214D and 3 units for 322D

Hindi

Back Credit for Courses

  • L73 201 = 3 units for 111D
  • L73 301 = 3 units for 111D and 3 units for 201

Urdu

Back Credit for Courses

  • L73 232 = 3 units for 151