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Winter 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 12:30-1:45P A65 Humanities Lanfer, P Multiple Sections Available
15   Women and Power in the Ancient World TR 3:30-4:45P Haines A39 Cooney, KM Multiple Sections Available
CM101A   Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt   TBA        
M103B   Ancient Egyptian Civilization    TR 12:30-1:45P CS50 WGYoung The Staff Multiple Sections Available
M105   Archaeology of Egypt and Sudan   T 9:30-10:45A and 2:00-4:50P YRL Wednrich, WZ 286330200
M110B   Iranian Civilization   TR 2:00-3:15P 1246 PUB AFF  Shayegan, MR 286361200
120B   Elementary Ancient Egyptian   TR 9:00-10:15A 2173 Bunche Dieleman, J 286339200
162   Archaeology of Ancient Israel   MW 2:00-3:15P Haines A2 Burke, AA 286673200
220   Seminar - Ancient Egypt   TBA     Cooney, KM 686101200
221A   Demotic   MW 9:00-10:15A 3178 Bunche Dieleman, J 686107200
230   Seminar - Ancient Syria/Palestine   M 10:00-12:50P Humanities A56 Burke, AA 686180200
240B   Seminar - Sumerian Language and Literature TBA     Englund, RK 686299200
 

ARABIC

1B   Elementary Standard Arabic   MWF 8:00-9:50A Bunche 2156 The Staff 287015201
        MWF 11:00A-12:50P Bunche 3164 The Staff 287015202
        MWF 2:00-3:50P Humanities A26 The Staff 287015203
102B   Intermediate Advanced Arabic   MWF 11:00A-12:50P 3117 Bunche The Staff 287324200
        MWF 2:00-3:50P Bunche 2156 The Staff 287324201
103B   Advanced Arabic   MW 2:00-3:50P Moore 1003 Hamza, AT 287369200
111B   Elementary Spoken Egyptian Arabic    MW 2:00-3:50P A30 Humanities and 3153 Bunche Hamza, AT 287368200
M107   Islam in the West   MW 1:00-2:15P Royce 164 Sayeed, A Multiple Sections Available
M148   Contemporary Arab Film and Song   R 3:00-5:50P Royce 166 Gana, N 287588200
181   Translating Arabic   R 2:00-4:50P Bunche 3153 Cooperson, MD 287786200
250   Premodern Arabic Literature   T 2:00-3:50P Humanities A30 Cooperson, MD 687300200
M288   Modern Arab Thought   M 3:00-5:50P Humanities A48 Gana, N 687528200
 

ARMENIAN

1B   Elementary Modern Western Armenian TR 8:30-10:50A Humanities A30 Kouloujian, H 288002200
4B   Elementary Modern Eastern Armenian   MWF 10:00-11:50A Humanities A30 Keshishian, A 288013200
102B   Intermediate Modern Western Armenian TR 11:00A-1:20P Bunche 2173 Kouloujian, H 288338200
105B   Intermediate Modern Eastern Armenian MW 4:00-6:20P Humanities A26 Keshishian, A 288372200
106B   Advanced Modern Eastern Armenian   MW 12:00-1:50P Humanities A30 Keshishian, A 288375200
230B   Elementary Classical Armenian   TR 11:00-12:15P Humanities A30 Cowe, PS 688181200
232B   Advanced Classical Armenian   TR 1:00A-2:15P Bunche 2156 Cowe, PS 688193200
                 

ETHNOMUSICOLOGY

91N   World Music Performance Organizations: Music of Near East  R 7:00-9:50P 1325 SMB Racy, AJ 208263200
20B   Musical Cultures of World: Africa and Near East TR 1:00-2:50P 1420 SMB Beken, MN Multiple Sections Available
161N   Advanced World Music Performance Organizations: Music of Near East   R 7:00-9:50P 1325 SMB Racy 208679200
C240   Music of the Arab World   TBA   SMB Racy, AJ 608241200
 

HEBREW

1B   Elementary Hebrew   MTWRF 11:00-11:50A 2156 Bunche Ezer, N 290006200
        MTWRF 12:00-12:50P 2156 Bunche Ezer, N 290006200
102B   Intermediate Hebrew   MTWRF 10:00-10:50A 2156 Bunche Ezer, N 290397200
103B   Advanced Hebrew   MW 2:00-3:15P Haines A74 Sabar, Y 290447200
110B   Introduction to Biblical Hebrew: Readings of Biblical Prose Texts TR 12:30-1:45P 2325 PUB AFF Smoak, JD 290361200
111A   Israeli Society throughHebrew Song and Video MWR 1:00-1:50P A30 Humanities Ezer, N 290369200
220   Studies in Hebrew Biblical Literature   W 12:00-2:50P 5233 MS Schniedewind, WM 690111200
230   Rabbinic Hebrew Literature   W 2:00-3:50P Humanities A30 Bakhos, CA 690262200
                 

HINDI-URDU

2   Introductory Hindi-Urdu   TR 12:30-1:45P 362 Royce Mahajan, G Multiple Sections Available
5   Intermediate Hindi-Urdu   TR/F 9:30-10:45A/10:00-10:50A Rolfe 3105 and Dodd 175 Mahajan, G 377015201
                 

HISTORY

97F   Introduction to Historical Practice: Variable Topics in Near Eastern History   R 3:00-5:50P 1337 PUB AFF Bailoney, R Multiple Sections Available
M103B   Ancient Egyptian Civilization   TR 12:30-1:45 WGYoung CS50 The Staff Multiple Sections Available
M105B   Survey of the Middle East, 500 to Present: 1300-1700 TR 12:30-1:45 Royce 190 Aslanian, SD 221317200
107B   Armenian History: Armenia from Cilician Kingdom through Period of Foreign Domination   TR 9:30-10:45A Franz 2285A Aslanian, SD 221336200
M110B   Iranian Civilization   TR 2:00-3:15P 1246 PUB AFF Shayegan, MR 221347200
11C   Topics in Middle Eastern History: Modern MW 4:00-5:15P 135 Humanities Pirnazar, N 221353200
M174E   Indo-Islamic Interactions: 1750-1950   TR 12:30-1:45P Haines 118 Green, NS 221738200
M182C   Jewish History: Spanish Expulsion to 1881 MW 8:00-9:15A Dodd 167 Myers, DN 221762200
M186A   History of Early Christians   MWF 2:00-2:50P PUB AFF 2214 Scull, KR 221774200
200J   Advanced Historiography: Near East   W 2:00-4:50P Bunche 2181 Gelvin, J 621011201
    Advanced Historiography: Near East   R 1:00-3:50P 2174 Bunche Morony, MG 621011202
291B   Seminar in Jewish History   M 1:00-3:50P PUB AFF 1278 Stein, SA 621494201
                 
 

IRANIAN

1B   Elementary Persian   MWF 9:00-10:50A Rolfe 3105 Pourzangiabadi/Shayegan 291002200
20B   Accelerated Elementary Persian   MWF 9:00-10:50A 3123 Bunche Hagigi, LE 291062200
        MWF 3:00-4:50P Rolfe 3105 Hagigi, LE 291062201
102B   Intermediate Persian   MWF 1:00-2:50P Rolfe 3108 Hagigi, LE 291340200
103B   Advanced Persian: Introduction to Classical Persian Prose TR 9:30-10:45A Bunche 3123 The Staff 291352200
M105B   Baha'I Faith in Iran: Baha'I Teachings that Transformed Iranian Community   MWF 11:00A-12:15P 3211 Bunche The Staff 291331200
M110B   Iranian Civilization   TR 2:00-3:15P PUB AFF 1246 Shayegan, MR 291363200
140   Persian Belles Lettres (Adabiyyat)   TR 3:30-4:45P Royce 156 The Staff 291581200
187   Variable Topics in Iranian Studies   MWF 12:00-12:50P Dodd 147 The Staff 281822200
    Variable Topics in Iranian Studies   MW 4:00-5:15P Humanities 135 Pirnazar, N 291822201
M222B   Vedic   TR 9:30-10:45A 248 Dodd Watkins, SJ 691123200
231B   Advanced Middle Iranian   TR 11:00A-12:15P Bunche 2174 Shayegan, MR 691215200
 

ISLAMICS

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

ISLAMIC STUDIES

291A   Constitutional Transition in Muslim Societies   TR 3:30-4:50P 2168 Bunche and 2200 WGYoung Boozari, A 634546200
 

JEWISH STUDIES

M150A   Hebrew Literature in English: Literary Traditions of Ancient Israel, Bible and Apocrypha   TR 2:00-3:15P Boelter 5272 Smoak, JD 293602200
150B   Rabbinic Judaism   TBA     The Staff 293603200
177   Variable Topics: The Image of the Native-Israeli Sabra MW 4:00-5:15P Humanities 135 Pirnazar, N 293772200
    Variable Topics: The Image of the Native-Israeli Sabra TBA     Tzur, D 293772201
M182C   Topics in Jewish History   MW 8:00-9:15A Dodd 167 Myers, DN 293794200
M187   Holocaust in Literature   TR 2:00-3:15P Bunche 3153 and Dodd 146 293842200
                 

MIDDLE EASTERN STUDIES

50B   Origins of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam MW 8:30-9:45A Broad 2160E Lanfer, P Multiple Sections Available
M133   Bible and Qur'an   MW 11:00-12:15P Dodd 167 Bakhos, CA 406498200
 

NEAR EASTERN LANGUAGES

375   Teaching Apprentice Practicum   TBA     Schniedewind 685620201
                 

POLITICAL SCIENCE

132A   International Relations and the Middle East TR 2:00-3:15P Haines 220 Spiegel, SL Multiple Sections Available
157   Government and Politics in the Middle East MW 4:00-5:50P Royce a90 Petrovic, BM 324622200
                 

RELIGION

M50   Origins of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam MW 8:30-9:45A Broad 2160E Lanfer, P Multiple Sections Available
M105B   Baha'I Faith in Iran: Baha'I Teachings that Transformed Iranian Community   MWF 11:00-11:50A 3211 BUNCHE The Staff 327331200
M107   Islam in the West   MW 1:00-2:15P Royce 164 Sayeed, A Multiple Sections Available
M133   Bible and Qur'an   MW 11:00A-12:15P Dodd 167 Bakhos, CA 327498200
174E   Indo-Islamic Interactions, 1750-1950   TR 12:30-1:45P Haines 118 Green, NS 327748200
M186A   History of Early Christians   MWF 2:00-2:50P PUB AFF 2214 Scull, KR 327816200
                 

SEMITICS

140A   Elementary Akkadian   TBA     Cifola, B 295540200
220A   Ugaritic   TBA     Schniedewind, WM 695120200
                 

TURKIC LANGUAGES

101B   ELEMENTARY TURKISH   TWR 12:00-1:50P 3116 Rolfe Kuruoglu 296308200
102B   ADVANCED TURKISH   TWR 2:00-3:50P Dodd 154 Kuruoglu 296319200
                 

YIDDISH

101B   Elementary Yiddish   TR 11:00A-12:50P 166 Rolfe KORAL 365307200
                 

 

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