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Asian Studies Major and Minor Requirements

For more detailed information, refer to the University Catalogue of your entering year.
 

Requirements for a Major in Asian Studies

Required Courses

  • Asian Civilizations
  • Seminar in Asian History
  • Eight additional courses (at least three from outside History Department) from those approved for the Asian Studies Program

Courses in the Asian Studies Program

Art

  • Art History Survey III

Economics

  • Economies of the Asian Pacific Rim

Foreign Cultures

  • The Peoples and Cultures of Contemporary China
  • The Peoples and Cultures of Contemporary Japan

History

  • Asian Civilization
  • The Middle East
  • Problems of Developing Nations
  • Women in East Asia
  • East Asia to 1800
  •  East Asia and the United States in Historical Perspectives
  • Asian Studies Abroad Seminar
  • Modern China
  • Southeast Asia
  • Modern Japan
  • South Asia
  • Seminar in Asian History
  • Special Topics in Asian Studies
    See All-University 199 course description on page
  • Special Topics in Asian Studies
    See All-University 299 course description on page
  • Special Topics in Asian Studies
    See All-University 399 course description on page
  • Honors Thesis/Project
    See All-University 494 course description on page
  • Internships (Internal)
    See All-University 498 course description on page
  • HST 499 Internships (External)
    See All-University 499 course description on page

Music

  • World Music

Political Science

  • Asian Politics

Religious Studies

  • Religions of the World

Requirements for a Minor in Asian Studies

Required Courses

  • Asian Civilizations
  • Four additional courses from those approved for the Asian studies program