B.A. in Iranian Studies

Iranian Studies B.A.

Students majoring in Iranian Studies may combine the major with specialization in other fields to enhance their career opportunities. Due to the number of additional courses required, they are advised to consider this option early in their academic career.

Preparation for the Major
Required: Iranian 1A, 1B, 1C, or departmental Language Placement Exam.

Transfer Students
Transfer applicants to the Iranian Studies major with 90 or more units must complete the following introductory courses prior to admission to UCLA: one year of Persian.

Refer to the UCLA Transfer Admission Guide at http://www.admissions.ucla.edu/prospect/adm_tr.htm for up-to-date information regarding transfer selection for admission.

The Major (11 Courses)
Required Core (7 courses)
(At least three of the seven must be selected from Iranian102A, 102B, 102C, 103A, 103B, 103C, 120, 140, 141, 142)

Ancient Near East C163; Iranian 102A, 102B, 102C, 103A, 103B, 103C, M110A, M110B, M110C, 120, 140, 141, 142, 161A, 161B, 161C, 170


*** A maximum of two Iranian 197 or 199 courses (8 units total) may be applied toward the major