Ayda Melika

Courses Taught

Fall 2021, Fall 2020
ML 8803, PERS 3813, ML 2500, LMC 3813, HTS 2813

The Reel Cities: Public Spaces & Social Issues is a course where students learn about the urban sociology of the Middle East through movies. This class has the following four goals.

Fall 2021, Fall 2020
PERS 4001, PERS 8903
The course Modern Iran: Tehran on Screen is an exploration of modern Iran through cinematic representations of its capital city, Tehran and has the following four goals.
Spring 2021
HTS 3070

This course is an exploration of questions and themes in cultural sociology with a focus on the Middle East. The course is fully remote with one synchronous session each week. It fulfills non-U.S. requirement for HTS majors.

Spring 2021
PERS 4001, PERS 8903

This course is an exploration of social and environmental sustainability in Modern Iran with a focus on Iranian women changemakers. The course is fully remote with only one synchronous session each week. Taught in Persian.