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Forms and Application

Rochelle Rouhani

Rochelle Rouhani (class of 2018) presenting her minor capstone paper 

Declare the Global Studies minor with specialization in Iranian Studies:

  • Make an appointment with Roma Parhad, the Iranian Studies associate director, to review degree requirements and your study plan. 
  • Declare the Global Studies Minor in Axess. Select the "Iranian Studies" specialization from the dropdown menu. 


Core Courses

  • AMELANG 144A: First-Year Modern Persian, first quarter 
  • AMELANG 144B: First-Year Modern Persian, second quarter
  • AMELANG 144C: First-Year Modern Persian, third quarter
  • POLISCI 118P: U.S. Relations in Iran 
  • POLISCI 149S: Islam, Iran, and the West
  • POLISCI 245R: Politics in Modern Iran
  • GLOBAL 249A: The Iranian Cinema: Image and Meaning
  • GLOBAL 249B: Iranian Cinema in Diaspora
  • GLOBAL 249C: Contemporary Iranian Theater
  • COMPLIT 243: Poets, Courtiers, and Mystics: The Invention of Love in Medieval Persian Literature 
  • COMPLIT 243A: From Idol to Equal: Changing Images of Love in 20th-Century Persian and Turkish Literature
  • COMPLIT 244: Modern Persian Poetry
  • COMPLIT 249: Rumi: Rhythms of Creation


Minor Study Plan 

Global Studies Directed Reading Form