Spring 2014 Course List

UCLA courses in Middle East and North African Studies.

 

NO.   COURSE TITLE   DAY TIME ROOM INSTRUCTOR COURSE ID

ANCIENT NEAR EAST

10W   Jerusalem: Holy City   MW 2:00PM-3:15PM Dodd 121 Burke, AA Multiple Sections Available
19   King Akhenaten and Ideological Power   W 11:00AM-12:50PM Kaufman 136 Cooney, KM Multiple Sections Available
CM101B   Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt   TR 9:30AM-10:45AM Humanities 135 Kiser-Go, D Multiple Sections Available
M110C   Iranian Civilization    TR 2:00PM-3:15PM Humanities 135 Shayegan, MR Multiple Sections Available
M130   Ancient Egyptian Religion   MW 3:00PM-4:15PM Humanities A51 Dieleman, J Multiple Sections Available
199   Directed Research or Senior Project in Ancient Near East VAR VAR VAR Cooney, KM or Wendrich, WZ Multiple Sections Available
M201   Archaeological Research Design   T 2:00PM-3:50PM Fowler A222 Wendrich, WZ 686006200
210   Late Egyptian   TR 12:30PM-1:45PM Rolfe 3115 Kiser-Go, D 686066200
221B   Demotic   MW 9:00AM-10:20AM Humanities 348 Dieleman, J 686108200
230   Seminar - Ancient Syria/Palestine   M 10:00AM-12:50PM Rolfe 3120 Schniedewind, WM and Burke, AA 686180200
263   Seminar - Egyptian Monuments   TR 10:00AM-11:30AM Kaufman 136 Cooney, KM 686370200
 

ARABIC

1C   Elementary Standard Arabic   MWF 8:00AM-9:50AM Bunche 2156 Ahmad, AM 287016201
        MWF 11:00AM-12:50PM Haines A20 and Public Affairs 2214 Ahmad, AM 287016202
        MWF 2:00PM-3:50PM Haines A24 Ahmad, AM 287016203
19   Fiat Lux Freshman Seminar - Arab Uprisings: Contexts, Architects, and Prospects   M 3:00PM-4:50PM Humanities A60 Gana, N 287057200
102C   Intermediate Advanced Arabic   MWF 11:00AM-12:50PM 2325 Public Affairs Elzahed, Sahar 287325200
103C   Advanced Arabic   MW 11:00AM-12:50PM Moore 1003 Hamza, AT 287344200
M106   Qur'an   MW 12:30PM-1:45PM Rolfe 3116 Sayeed, A 287336200
111C   Elementary Spoken Egyptian Arabic    MW 2:00PM-3:50PM Humanities A26 Hamza, AT 287370200
220   Seminar - Islamic Texts   W 3:30PM-6:20PM Rolfe 3116 Sayeed, A 687106200
240A   Seminar - Arab Historians   W 3:00PM-5:50PM Bunche 2121 Poonawala, IK 687240200
 

ARMENIAN

1C   Elementary Modern Western Armenian   TR 8:30AM-10:50AM Humanities A30 Kouloujian, H 288003200
4C   Elementary Modern Eastern Armenian   MWF 11:00AM-12:25PM Varies Karapetian, S 288014200
102C   Intermediate Modern Western Armenian   TR 11:00AM-1:20PM Haines 110 and Bunche 2174 Kouloujian, H 288339200
105C   Intermediate Modern Eastern Armenian   MW 4:00PM-6:20PM Haines A24 Keshishian, A 288373200
106C   Advanced Modern Eastern Armenian   MW 12:00PM-1:50PM Humanities A30 Keshishian, A 288376200
C153   Art, Politics, and Nationalism in Modern Armenian Literature   MW 2:00PM-3:50PM Haines A74 Cowe, PS 288618200
171   Variable Topics in Armenian Studies: Power, Urbanism, and Ideology at Heyday of Silk Road System: City of Ani in Comparative Perspective   TR 12:30PM-1:45PM Public Affairs 2250 Areshian, GE 288725200
230C   Elementary Classical Armenian   TR 11:00AM-12:15PM Bunche 2121 Cowe, PS 688182200
232C   Advanced Classical Armenian   TR 1:00PM-2:15PM Bunche 2156 Cowe, PS 688194200
 

ETHNOMUSICOLOGY

91N   World Music Performance Organizations: Music of Near East  R 7:00AM-9:50PM 1325 SMB Racy, AJ 208263200
161N   Advanced World Music Performance Organizations: Music of Near East TR 7:00AM-9:50PM 1325 SMB Racy, AJ 208679200
 

HEBREW

1C   Elementary Hebrew   MTWRF 11:00AM-11:50AM 2156 Bunche Ezer, N 290007200
        MTWRF 12:00PM-12:50PM 2156 Bunche Ezer, N 290007201
102C   Intermediate Hebrew   MTWRF 10:00AM-10:50AM 2156 Bunche Ezer, N 290398200
103C   Advanced Hebrew   TR 10:00AM-11:15 AM Humanities 372 Hakak, L 290448200
120   Biblical Texts   TR 12:30PM-1:45PM Boelter 5514 Smoak, JD 290496200
230   Rabbinic Hebrew Literature   T 2:00PM-4:50PM Humanities A30 Bakhos, CA 690262200
                 

HINDI-URDU

3   Introductory Hindi-Urdu   TR 12:30PM-1:45PM Humanities 169 Mahajan, G Multiple Sections Available
6   Intermediate Hindi-Urdu   TR 9:30AM-10:45AM Royce 162 Mahajan, G 377018201
                 

HISTORY

M105C   Survey of the Middle East, 500 to Present: 1700 to Present MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM Dodd 175 Gelvin, J 221315200
108B   History of Islamic Iberia   TR 9:30AM-10:45AM Haines A18 Morony, MG 221340200
M110C   Iranian Civilization   TR 2:00PM-3:15PM Humanities 135 Shayegan, MR 221344200
111B   Arab Provinces of the Ottoman Empire   TR 2:00PM-3:15PM Royce 362 Piterberg, G 221351200
111C   Arab Uprisings as History   MWF 11:00AM-11:50AM Perloff 1102 Gelvin, J 221353200
116B   Byzantine History   MW 4:00PM-5:15PM Perloff 1102 Langdon, JS 221372200
 

IRANIAN

1C   Elementary Persian   MWF 9:00AM-10:50AM Public Affairs 2319 Pourzangiabadi, B 291003200
20C   Accelerated Elementary Persian   MWF 9:00AM-10:50AM Public Affairs 2325 Hagigi, LE 291063200
102C   Intermediate Persian   MWF 1:00PM-2:50PM Bunche 2168 Hagigi, LE 291341200
103C   Advanced Persian: Introduction to Contemporary Persian Poetry and Prose   TR 9:30AM-10:45AM Humanities A26 The Staff 291353200
M105C   Bahai Faith in Iran: Bahais in Contemporary Iran   MWF 11:00AM-11:50AM Bunche 2160 Saiedi, N 291335200
M110C   Iranian Civilization   TR 2:00PM-3:15PM Humanities 135 Shayegan, MR 291364200
131   Intorduction to Judeo-Persian: Literature and Culture   T 4:00PM-6:50PM Humanities A26 Pirnazar, N 291526200
187   Variable Topics in Iranian Studies   WF 3:00PM-4:50PM Royce 162 Shayegan, MR 291822200
220B   Classical Persian Texts   TR 11:00AM-12:15PM Humanities A30 Shayegan, MR 691022200
222A   Vedic   TBA     Watkins, SJ 691122200
 

ISLAMICS

M107   Islam in the West   MW 1:00-2:15 Royce 164 Sayeed, A Multiple Sections Available
 

JEWISH STUDIES

M142   Modern Israel: Politics, Society, Culture   M 4:00PM-6:50PM PAB 1749 Naor, M 293553200
150B   Hebrew Literature in English: Rabbinic Judaism   TR 11:00AM-12:15PM MS 3915H Levy, CL 293603200
170   Dead Sea Scrolls and Early Judaism   MW 11:00AM-12:15PM Royce 162 Lanfer, P 293730200
M182C   Topics in Jewish History   MW 8:00AM-9:15AM Dodd 167 Myers, DN 293794200
175   Modern Isaeli Literature Made into Films   TR 2:00PM-3:00PM Humanities 169 Hakak, L 293762200
177   Variable Topics in Jewish Studies: Space and Place in Modern Hebrew Literature   TR 11:00AM-12:15PM Public Affairs 1337 Tzur, D 293772200
M182A   Ancient Jewish History from Patriarch to Rabbis   TR 2:00PM-3:15PM Broad 2160E Smoak, JD 293792200
                 

MIDDLE EASTERN STUDIES

50C   Making and Studying Modern Middle East   TR 12:30PM-1:45PM Public Affairs 2214 The Staff Multiple Sections Available
M111   Introduction to Islamic Archaeology   TR 11:00AM-12:15PM Moore 1003 Burke, KS 406366200
M142   Modern Israel: Politics, Society, and Culture   M 4:00PM-6:50PM PAB 1749 Naor, M 406552200
 

NEAR EASTERN LANGUAGES

M20   Visible Language: Study of Writing   MW 2:00PM-3:15PM Haines 39 Smoak, JD Multiple Sections Available
495   Preparation for Teaching Language and Literature in Near Eastern Languages and Civilization   M 1:00PM-2:20PM MS 3915G Ramos, MD 685790200
                 

POLITICAL SCIENCE

M132B   International Relations of Middle East   TR 2:00PM-3:15PM Moore 100 Spiegel, SL Multiple Sections Available
                 

RELIGION

M40   Christianities East and West   TR 9:30AM-10:45AM Public Affairs 1246 Vroon, RW, Chang, ES Multiple Sections Available
M105C   Bahai Faith in Iran: Bahais in Contemporary Iran   MWF 11:00AM-11:50AM Bunche 2160 Saiedi, N 327332200
M108   Quran   MW 12:30PM-1:45PM Rolfe 3116 Sayeed, A 327348200
120   Abrahamic Religions: Traditions in Tension   R 4:00PM-6:50PM Royce 154 Krauss, R 327420200
M132   Ancient Egyptian Religion   MW 3:00PM-4:15PM Humanities A51 Dieleman, J Multiple Sections Available
177   Hebrew Literature in English: Rabbinic Judaism   TR 11:00AM-12:15PM MS 3915H Levy, CL 327762202
M182A   Ancient Jewish History from Patriarch to Rabbis   TR 2:00PM-3:15PM Broad 2160E Smoak, JD 327792200
                 

SEMITICS

141   Advanced Akkadian   TBA     Englund, RK 295546200
                 

TURKIC LANGUAGES

101C   Elementary Turkish   TWR 12:00PM-1:50PM Bunche 2181 Kuruoglu, G 296309200
102C   Advanced Turkish   TWR 2:00PM-3:50PM Haines A20 Kuruoglu, G 296320200