Course offerings are subject to change at the discretion of the home department. The listings below are intended to be an aid in schedule planning; students should always cross-check course offerings with Explore Courses.

 

AUTUMN 2014

COMPLIT 121: Poems, Poetry, Worlds- 5 units

HISTORY 284F: Empires, Markets and Networks: Early Modern Islamic World and Beyond, 1500-1800 (formerly called: "Islamic Eurasia: Empires, Nomads and Merchants 1300-1850)- 4-5 units

POLISCI 118P: U.S. Relations in Iran- 5 units

 

WINTER 2015

ANTHRO 150A: Minaret and Mahallah: Women and Islam in Central Asia (ANTHRO 250A, REES 250A)- 3-5 units

HISTORY 224A: The Soviet Civilization- 4-5 units

HISTORY 283: The New Global Economy, Oil and Origins of the Arab Spring- 4-5 units

POLISCI 245R: Politics in Modern Iran- 5 units

REES 320: State and Nation Building in Central Asia- 5 units

 

SPRING 2015

CLASSICS 171: Byzantine Art and Architecture, 300-1453 C.E. (ARTHIST 106)- 4 units

HISTORY 182C: Making of the Islamic World, 600-1500- 5 units

POLISCI 149S: Islam, Iran, and the West- 5 units

 

SUMMER 2015

RELIGST 61S: Islamic Encounters- 4 units

 

The following courses are not scheduled to be offered in 2014-15. Students who successfully completed any of these courses in earlier years may still count them towards the major requirements:

ARTHIST 208C: Architecture, Acoustics and Ritual in Byzantium (CLASSICS 175, MUSIC 208C, REES 208C, RELIGST 208C)- 1-3 units

ANTHRO 149A: Cities and Citizens in the Middle East- 4 units

COMPLIT 146A: The Arab Spring in Arabic Literature- 3-5 units

HISTORY 224B: Modern Afghanistan- 4-5 units

HISTORY 246C: Islam and Christianity in Africa (AFRICAAM 246C)- 4-5 units

HISTORY 288: Palestine and the Arab-Israeli Conflict (JEWISHIST 288)- 4-5 units

INTNLREL 151: Decoding the Arab Spring and the Future of the MIddle East- 5 units

INTNLREL 157: The Political Economy of the Arab Revolutions- 5 units

INTNLREL 163: Introduction to Israeli Politics (JEWISHST 279P, POLISCI 249P)- 5 units

POLISCI 149T: Middle Eastern Politics- 5 units

POLISCI 241C: Campaigns and Elections in Israel (JEWISHIST 271C)- 5 units

RELIGST 102: Modern Islam- 5 units

 

 

 




AUTUMN 2013

ARTHIST 208C: Aural Architecture:  Music, Acoustics, and Ritual in Byzantium
COMPLIT 121: Poems, Poetry, Worlds: The Origins, Evolution, and Migration of the Ghazal
HISTORY 185B: Jews, 1500 to the Present (HISTORY 85B, HISTORY 385C, JEWISHST 185B)
HISTORY 187: The Islamic Republics: Politics and Society in Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan
INTNLREL 157: The Political Economy of the Arab Revolutions
HISTORY 284: The Ottoman Empire, 1300-1923
POLISCI 118P: U.S. Relations in Iran
POLISCI 249P: Introduction to Israeli Politics


WINTER 2014

ANTHRO 149A: Cities and Citizens in the Middle East
ANTHRO 150A: Minaret and Mahallah: Women and Islam in Central Asia
ARTHIST 208C: Aural Architecture:  Music, Acoustics, and Ritual in Byzantium
HISTORY 182C: The Making of the Islamic World, 600-1500
HISTORY 224A: The Soviet Civilization (HISTORY 424A)
HISTORY 281B: Modern Egypt (HISTORY 381B)