Intermediate Persian Culture and Language

This course is a continuation of PERS 25A and is designed for students with previous knowledge of Persian, either from classroom or as a heritage speaker. Various language activities such as reading, writing, and, listening comprehension will be introduced while surveying the history and culture of the Persian speaking world across time and place, with a focus on Iran, from its roots in antiquity to the modern day, advancing students' knowledge of Persian language and culture. Themes include the survey of history, socio-political systems, and textual and visual cultural traditions of the Persian society, which have made this culture a unique one for centuries. This course is conducted in Persian while the reading assignments are in both English and Persian. Prerequisite: PERS 25A or instructor consent.

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