See note regarding special topics and LAW courses*.

Required course (3 credits)
At least one from the following:
IAFF 6378Special Topics in Middle East Studies (Political Economy of the Middle East)
PSC 6377Comparative Politics of the Middle East (Governments and Politics of the Middle East)
PSC 6478International Relations of the Middle East
Supporting courses (9 credits)
ANTH 6707Issues in Middle East Anthropology (Citizenship and Displacement in the Middle East)
IAFF 6364Religion and Society in the Modern Middle East
IAFF 6378Special Topics in Middle East Studies (Iran in the Middle East)
IAFF 6378Special Topics in Middle East Studies (Lebanon and Syria)
IAFF 6378Special Topics in Middle East Studies (Neighbors and Rivals: Iran and the Arab World)
IAFF 6378Special Topics in Middle East Studies (U.S. Policy in the Gulf)
A full listing of Middle East courses is posted in advance of each semester on the Institute for Middle East Studies website.

*Specific subject matter covered in special/selected topics courses varies by semester. Consult the Schedule of Classes for each semester's offerings. Topics courses not listed here may be used to fulfill program requirements if approved by the Program Director. Up to two relevant LAW courses may be taken with the permission of the Law School Dean of Students and the Elliott School academic advisor.