Courses

Courses related to Armenian Studies

The following list includes courses related to Armenian studies. Independent studies and directed reading courses may also be used when appropriate. Please consult the LSA Course Guide and relevant department for details.

Winter 2015 Courses

Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish, and Islamic Studies

AAPTIS 102.001 Elementary Arabic II, (Staff) 5 credits
AAPTIS 142.001 Elementary Persian II, (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 152.001 Elementary Turkish II, (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 192.001 Magic, Science, and Religion in the Middle East (Gardiner, Noah Daedalus) 3 credits
AAPTIS 202.001 Intermediate Arabic II (Staff) 5 credits
AAPTIS 242.001 Intermediate Persian II (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 252.001 Intermediate Turkish II (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 272.001 Intermediate Western Armenian II (Bardakjian, Kevork) 4 credits
AAPTIS 296.001 Great Books of the Middle East (Mallette, Karla) 3 credits
AAPTIS 331.001 Introduction to Arab Culture (Gardiner, Noah Daedalus) 4 credits
AAPTIS 404.001 Advanced Arabic II (Beebani, Tara Mona) 4 credits
AAPTIS 459.001 Society and Culture in the Ottoman Empire (Hagen, Gottfried) 3 credits
AAPTIS 474.001 An Introduction to Modern Armenian Literature (Bardakjian, Kevork) 3 credits
AAPTIS 544.001 Modern Persian Fiction (Aghaei, Behrad) 3 credits
AAPTIS 561.001 Modern Arabic Fiction (Legassick, Trevor) 3 credits
AAPTIS 591.001 Advanced Turkish Readings (Sevinc, Nilay) 3 credits

 

Armenian

ARMENIAN 272.001 Intermediate Western Armenian II (Bardakjian, Kevork) 4 credits
ARMENIAN 287.001 Armenian History from Prehistoric Times to the Present (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits
ARMENIAN 416.001 Introduction to Modern Armenian Literature (Bardakjian, Kevork) 3 credits

 

Comparative Literature

COMPLIT 372.002 Life Between Borders: Travel and Transgression in World Literature (Pifer, Michael) 3 credits

 

History

HISTORY 102.001 A History of the Present (Suny, Ronald G) 4 credits
HISTORY 287.001 Armenian History from Prehistoric Times to the Present (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits
HISTORY 328.004 Rebels with a Cause: Religion and Politics in Contemporary Iran (Babayan, Kathryn) 3 credits
HISTORY 434.001 Russia in the 20th Century: War, Revolution and Reform (Suny, Ronald G) 3 credits
HISTORY 480.001 Conflict and Diplomacy in the Caucasus (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits

 

International and Comparative Studies

INTLSTD 301.001 Theory and Practice of Human Rights (Tanielian, Melanie Schulze) 4 credits

Fall 2014 Courses

last revised 6/16/2014

Ancient Civilizations and Biblical Studies

ACABS 100.001 Peoples of the Middle East: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Bonner, Michael David; Michalowski, Piotr A) 4 credits
ACABS 200.001 Introduction to World Religions: Near Eastern (Muehlberger, Ellen) 4 credits


Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish, and Islamic Studies

AAPTIS 100.001 Peoples of the Middle East: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Babayan, Kathryn; Michalowski, Piotr A) 4 credits
AAPTIS 141.001 Elementary Persian, I (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 151.001 Elementary Turkish, I (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 200.001 Introduction to World Religions: Near Eastern (Muehlberger, Ellen) 4 credits
AAPTIS 241.001 Intermediate Persian, I (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 251.001 Intermediate Turkish, I (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 271.001 Intermediate Western Armenian, I (Bardakjian, Kevork) 4 credits
AAPTIS 274.001 Armenia: Culture and Ethnicity: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 3 credits
AAPTIS 394.001 History of the Turkish Republic (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits


Armenian

ARMENIAN 271.001 Intermediate Western Armenian, I (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 4 credits
ARMENIAN 274.001 Armenia: Culture and Ethnicity: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 3 credits


Hebrew and Jewish Cultural Studies

HJCS 100.001 Peoples of the Middle East: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Babayan, Kathryn; Michalowski, Piotr A) 4 credits
HJCS 201.001 Introduction to World Religions: Near Eastern (Muehlberger, Ellen) 4 credits


History

HISTORY 132.001 Peoples of the Middle East: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Babayan, Kathryn; Michalowski, Piotr A) 4 credits
HISTORY 332.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Suny, Ronald G) 4 credits
HISTORY 394.001 Topics in History: History of the Turkish Republic (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
HISTORY 433.001 Russia Under the Tsars: From Peter the Great to the Revolutions of 1917 (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits
HISTORY 445.002 Topics in History: The Historiography of Early Modern Eurasia (Lieberman, Victor B) 3 credits
HISTORY 449.001/594.003 Topics in Middle Eastern History: The Caucasus Between Empires, 19th and early 20th Centuries: Understanding the Origins of Modern Conflicts (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits


International and Comparative Studies

INTLSTD 401.008 International Studies Advanced Seminar: Hidden Histories: Deep into 'The Heart of Darkness': History and Memory of Genocide and Mass Murder in the 20th Century Tanielian, Melanie Schulze) 3 credits


Political Science

POLSCI 395.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Suny, Ronald G) 4 credits


Religion

RELIGION 201.001 Introduction to World Religions: Near Eastern (Muehlberger, Ellen) 4 credits


Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies

REEES 395.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Suny, Ronald G) 4 credits


Sociology

SOC 392.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Suny, Ronald G) 4 credits

Winter 2014 Courses

last revised 10/28/2013

Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish, and Islamic Studies

AAPTIS 102.001 Elementary Modern Standard Arabic, II (TBA) 5 credits
AAPTIS 142.001 Elementary Persian, II (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 152.001 Elementary Turkish, II (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 172.001 Western Armenian, II (Bardakjian, Kevork) 4 credits
AAPTIS 192.001 First Year Seminar: Religion and Revolutions: A Comparison of the French, Russian, Turkish and Iranian Cases (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
AAPTIS 202.001 Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic, II (TBA) 5 credits
AAPTIS 242.001 Intermediate Persian, II (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 252.001 Intermediate Turkish, II (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 290.001 Humanities Topics: Eastern Perspectives on the Crusades (Vacca, Alison Marie) 3 credits
AAPTIS 291.001 Topics: The Ottoman Empire in the "Post Classical Age" (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
AAPTIS 339.001 Turkey: Language, Culture, Society Between East and West (Hagen, Gottfried J) 3 credits
AAPTIS 342.001 History of the Ottoman Empire: The "Post-Classical Age", (ca. 1600-1922) (TBA) 3 credits
AAPTIS 404.001 Advanced Modern Standard Arabic, II (TBA) 4 credits
AAPTIS 440.001 The Literature of the Turks (Hagen, Gottfried J) 3 credits
AAPTIS 462.001 The Rise of Islam (Bonner, Michael David) 3 credits                            
AAPTIS 474.001 An Introduction to Modern Armenian Literature (Bardakjian, Kevork) 3 credits
AAPTIS 515.001 Colloquial Egyptian Arabic I (TBA) 3 credits
AAPTIS 544.001 Modern Persian Fiction (Aghaei, Behrad) 3 credits
AAPTIS 591.002 Topics in AAPTIS: Advanced Turkish Readings (Sevinc, Nilay) 3 credits


Armenian

ARMENIAN 172.001 Western Armenian, II (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 4 credits
ARMENIAN 416.001 An Introduction to Modern Armenian Literature (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 3 credits


History

HISTORY 197.002 First-Year Seminar in the Humanities: Religion and Revolutions: A Comparison of the French, Russian, Turkish and Iranian Cases Holocaust Documentaries (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
HISTORY 303.001 Topics in History: The Ottoman Empire in the "Post Classical Age" (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
HISTORY 428.001 The Rise of Islam (Bonner, Michael David) 3 credits
HISTORY 434.001 Russia in the 20th Century: War, Revolution, and Reform (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits
HISTORY 480.001 Conflict and Diplomacy in the Caucasus (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits


International and Comparative Studies

INTLSTD 301.001 Topics in International Studies: Theory and Practice of Human Rights (Tanielian, Melanie Schulze) 3 credits
INTLSTD 401.001 International Studies Advanced Seminar: Film, Memory and Genocide (Lous Baronian, Marie Aude) 3 credits


Screen Arts and Cultures

SAC 455.001 Topics in Film Studies: Film, Memory and Genocide (Lous Baronian, Marie Aude) 3 credits

Fall 2013 Courses

last revised 8/29/2013

Ancient Civilizations and Biblical Studies

ACABS 100.001 Peoples of the Middle East: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Bonner, Michael David; Michalowski, Piotr A) 4 credits
ACABS 200.001 Introduction to World Religions: Near Eastern (Muehlberger, Ellen) 4 credits


Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish, and Islamic Studies

AAPTIS 100.001 Peoples of the Middle East: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Bonner, Michael David; Michalowski, Piotr A) 4 credits
AAPTIS 141.001 Elementary Persian, I (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 151.001 Elementary Turkish, I (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 171.001 Western Armenian, I (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 4 credits
AAPTIS 200.001 Introduction to World Religions: Near Eastern (Muehlberger, Ellen) 4 credits
AAPTIS 241.001 Intermediate Persian, I (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 251.001 Intermediate Turkish, I (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 274.001 Armenia: Culture and Ethnicity: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 3 credits
AAPTIS 291.001 Topics in Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish and Islamic Studies: History of the Turkish Republic (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
AAPTIS 291.002 Topics in Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish and Islamic Studies: Ten Sultans, One Empire: The Ottoman ‘Classical Age’ (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
AAPTIS 395.001 Directed Undergraduate Readings (Independent Study) 1-3 credits
AAPTIS 459.001 Ottoman Turkish Culture (Hagen, Gottfried J) 3 credits
AAPTIS 487.001 Modern Middle East History: From Young Turk Revolution to the Twitter Devolution (Tanielian, Melanie Schulze) 4 credits
AAPTIS 491.002 Topics in Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish, and Islamic Studies: The Caucasus Between Empires, 19th and early 20th Centuries: Understanding the Origins of Modern Conflicts (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits


Armenian

ARMENIAN 171.001 Western Armenian, I (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 4 credits
ARMENIAN 274.001 Armenia: Culture and Ethnicity: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 3 credits
ARMENIAN 287.001 Armenian History from Prehistoric Times to the Present (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits


History

HISTORY 132.001 Peoples of the Middle East: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Bonner, Michael David; Michalowski, Piotr A) 4 credits
HISTORY 287.001 Armenian History from Prehistoric Times to the Present (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits
HISTORY 303.001 Topics in History: History of the Turkish Republic (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
HISTORY 303.004 Topics in History: Ten Sultans and One Empire: The Ottoman “Classical Age” (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
HISTORY 332.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Maiorova, Olga Yevgenyevna) 4 credits
HISTORY 443.001 Modern Middle East History: From Young Turk Revolution to the Twitter Devolution (Tanielian, Melanie Schulze) 4 credits
HISTORY 449.001 Topics in Middle Eastern History: The Caucasus Between Empires, 19th and early 20th Centuries: Understanding the Origins of Modern Conflicts (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits


Political Science

POLSCI 395.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Maiorova, Olga Yevgenyevna) 4 credits


Religion

RELIGION 201.001 Introduction to World Religions: Near Eastern (Muehlberger, Ellen) 4 credits


Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies

REEES 395.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Maiorova, Olga Yevgenyevna) 4 credits


Sociology

SOC 392.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Maiorova, Olga Yevgenyevna) 4 credits

Winter 2013 Courses

last revised 11/14/2012

Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish, and Islamic Studies
AAPTIS 102.001
Elementary Modern Standard Arabic, II (Beebani, Tara Mona) 5 credits
AAPTIS 142.001 Elementary Persian, II (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 152.001 Elementary Turkish, II (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 192.001 First Year Seminar in Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish, and Islamic Studies: Religion and Revolutions: A Comparison of the French, Russian, Turkish and Iranian Cases (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
AAPTIS 202.001 Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic, II (Schulte-Nafeh, Martha) 5 credits
AAPTIS 218.001 Colloquial Levantine Arabic II (Sabbagh, Hani R) 3 credits
AAPTIS 242.001 Intermediate Persian, I (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 252.001 Intermediate Turkish, I (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 272.001 Intermediate Western Armenian, II (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 4 credits
AAPTIS 291.001 Topics in Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish and Islamic Studies: The Ottoman Empire in the "Post Classical Age" (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
AAPTIS 395.001 Directed Undergraduate Readings (Independent Study) 1-3 credits
AAPTIS 474.001 An Introduction to Modern Armenian Literature (Bardakjian, Kevork) 3 credits
AAPTIS 491.002 Topics in AAPTIS: Introduction to Armeno-Turkish (Cankara, Murat) 3 credits
AAPTIS 518.001 Colloquial Levantine Arabic II (Sabbagh, Hani R) 3 credits
AAPTIS 541.001 Classical Persian Texts (Babayan, Kathryn) 3 credits
AAPTIS 544.001 Modern Persian Fiction (Aghaei, Behrad) 3 credits
AAPTIS 561.001 Modern Arabic Fiction (Legassick, Trevor) 3 credits
AAPTIS 591.002 Topics in AAPTIS: Advanced Turkish Readings (Sevinc, Nilay) 3 credits

Armenian
ARMENIAN 271.001
Intermediate Western Armenian, II (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 4 credits
ARMENIAN 416.001 An Introduction to Modern Armenian Literature (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 3 credits

Cultural Anthropology
ANTHRCUL 458.002
Topics in Sociocultural and Linguistic Anthropology: Historical Ethnographies of Post-Ottoman Societies (Al-Rustom, Hakem Amer) 3 credits

History
HISTORY 104.001
Introduction to History in the Social Sciences: Introduction to the Modern Middle East (Tanielian, Melanie Schulze) 4 credits
HISTORY 197.005 First-Year Seminar in the Humanities: Religion and Revolutions: A Comparison of the French, Russian, Turkish and Iranian Cases Holocaust Documentaries (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
HISTORY 303.001 Topics in History: The Ottoman Empire in the "Post Classical Age" (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
HISTORY 433.001 Russia Under the Tsars: From Peter the Great to the Revolutions of 1917 (Kivelson, Valerie A; Suny, Ronald G) 3 credits
HISTORY 434.001 Russia in the 20th Century: War, Revolution, and Reform (Saparov, Arseni; Suny, Ronald G) 3 credits
HISTORY 480.001 Conflict and Diplomacy in the Caucasus  (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits
HISTORY 498.001/HISTORY 594.001 Topics in History: Historical Ethnographies of Post-Ottoman Societies (Al-Rustom, Hakem Amer) 3 credits

International and Comparative Studies
CICS 301.001
Topics in International Studies: Theory and Practice of Human Rights (Tanielian, Melanie Schulze) 3 credits

Fall 2012 Courses

Last revised 9/10/2012

Ancient Civilizations and Biblical Studies
ACABS 200.001 Introduction to World Religions: Near Eastern (Muehlberger, Ellen) 4 credits

Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish, and Islamic Studies
AAPTIS 100.001 Peoples of the Middle East: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Babayan, Kathryn; Michalowski, Piotr A) 4 credits
AAPTIS 141.001 Elementary Persian, I (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 151.001 Elementary Turkish, I (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 200.001 Introduction to World Religions: Near Eastern (Muehlberger, Ellen) 4 credits
AAPTIS 241.001 Intermediate Persian, I (Aghaei, Behrad) 4 credits
AAPTIS 251.001 Intermediate Turkish, I (Sevinc, Nilay) 4 credits
AAPTIS 271.001 Intermediate Western Armenian, I (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 4 credits 
AAPTIS 274.001 Armenia: Culture and Ethnicity: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 3 credits
AAPTIS 291.001 Topics in Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish and Islamic Studies: History of the Turkish Republic (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
AAPTIS 291.002 Topics in Arabic, Armenian, Persian, Turkish and Islamic Studies: Ten Sultans, One Empire: The Ottoman “Classical Age” (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
AAPTIS 395.001 Directed Undergraduate Readings (Independent Study) 1-3 credits
AAPTIS 461.001 The First Millennium of the Islamic Near East (Bonner, Michael David) 3 credits

Armenian
ARMENIAN 271.001 Intermediate Western Armenian, I (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 4 credits
ARMENIAN 274.001 Armenia: Culture and Ethnicity: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Bardakjian, Kevork B) 3 credits
ARMENIAN 287.001 Armenian History from Prehistoric Times to the Present (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits

History
HISTORY 132.001 Peoples of the Middle East: Issues in Race & Ethnicity (Babayan, Kathryn; Michalowski, Piotr A) 4 credits
HISTORY 287.001 Armenian History from Prehistoric Times to the Present (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits
HISTORY 303.001 Topics in History: History of the Turkish Republic (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
HISTORY 303.004 Topics in History: Ten Sultans and One Empire: The Ottoman “Classical Age” (Cipa, Hakki Erdem) 3 credits
HISTORY 332.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Maiorova, Olga Yevgenyevna) 4 credits
HISTORY 442.001 The First Millennium of the Islamic Near East (Bonner, Michael David) 3 credits
HISTORY 449.001 Topics in Middle Eastern History: The Caucasus Between Empires, 19th and early 20th Centuries: Understanding the Origins of Modern Conflicts (Saparov, Arseni) 3 credits

Political Science
POLSCI 395.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Maiorova, Olga Yevgenyevna) 4 credits

Religion
RELIGION 201.001 Introduction to World Religions: Near Eastern (Muehlberger, Ellen) 4 credits

Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies
REEES 395.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Maiorova, Olga Yevgenyevna) 4 credits

Sociology
SOC 392.001 Survey of Russia: The Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Successor States (Maiorova, Olga Yevgenyevna) 4 credits