Postgraduate Module Descriptor


ARAM210: Themes and Conflicts in Iranian History and Culture

This module descriptor refers to the 2019/0 academic year.

Overview

NQF Level7
Credits30 ECTS Value15
Term(s) and duration

This module ran during term 1 (11 weeks)

Academic staff

Dr Sajjad Rizvi (Convenor)

Pre-requisites

None

Co-requisites

None

Available via distance learning

No

This module provides you with a detailed and critical insight into Iranian history and culture. We will cover the broad sweep of Iranian history from the ancient heritage through the rise of Islam all the way through to the modern period in the post-revolutionary age. The module is taught by a colleague who actively researches in this area, and you will be encouraged to form your own views and engage critically with the available research. The module is part of the Iranian studies pathway, but is suitable for any eligible students wishing to learn more about Iranian history and culture.

Module created

01/10/2011

Last revised

21/08/2019