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Courses Offered by Our Faculty

  • IAS 3223 Modern Iran (3 hours)
  • IAS 3403 History of US-Iranian Relations (3 hours)
  • IAS 3413 Iran and Islam to 1800 (3 hours)
  • IAS 3493 Iran Since 1979 (3 hours)
  • IAS 3763: Women and Gender in the Middle East (3 hours)
  • IAS 3683 Poverty and Inequality in the Middle East (3 hours)
  • IAS 3003 Iranian Society through Cinema (3 hours)
  • IAS 3753 Youth Culture in Contemporary Iran (3 hours)
  • FMS 3843 Topics in National Cinema: Iranian Cinema (3 hours)
  • ARCH: Survey of Middle Eastern Architecture (3 hours)

Iranian Studies Minor

Requirements for the Minor in Iranian Studies:

The minor in Iranian Studies consists of a minimum of fifteen (15) credit hours of coursework. Nine (9) of these credit hours must be at the upper-division level. The credit hours are divided into “required courses” and “elective courses” as listed below:

A-Required Courses

All students petitioning for the minor in Iranian Studies must complete:

  • IAS 2003……….Understanding Global Community (3 hours)
  • PERS 2113……..Third Semester Persian (3 hours)

B- Elective Courses

Nine (9) additional upper-division hours from the list of courses below, at least three of the hours must be taken in the Department of International and Area Studies. Other courses not listed below may also be approved for the minor, if they include significant Iran-related content, and are approved by the faculty advisors.

  • IAS 3223 Modern Iran (3 hours)
  • IAS 3403 History of US-Iranian Relations (3 hours)
  • IAS 3413 Iran and Islam to 1800 (3 hours)
  • IAS 3493 Iran Since 1979 (3 hours)
  • IAS 3763 Women and Gender in the Middle East (3 hours)
  • IAS 3683 Poverty and Inequality in the Middle East (3 hours)
  • IAS 3753 Youth Culture in Contemporary Iran (3 hours)
  • FMS 3843 Topics in National Cinema: Iranian Cinema (3 hours)
  • ARCH: Survey of Middle Eastern Architecture (3 hours)
     

Students wishing to declare the Iranian Studies minor should contact the Iranian Studies faculty advisors: Afshin Marashi or Manata Hashemi and a Department of International and Area Studies Academic Adviser.