Asian Studies Minor

For a 15-credit minor in Asian Studies, students complete the following:

AN 0310Asian Studies Seminar 1, 23
Select four courses from the Asian Studies Elective list 312
Total Credits15

Study Abroad in Asia is not required for this minor, but is strongly recommended. Some courses taken abroad may be counted toward the minor with the Asian Studies Director's approval.

Asian Studies Electives

CO 0241Communication and Culture: East and West3
EC 0120Environmental Economics3
EC 0230Comparative Economic Systems3
EC 0235Economic Development of Third World Nations3
EN 0118/CI 0250Modern China through Fiction and Film3
EN 0119/CI 0252The City and Modern China3
HI 0265History of the Indian Subcontinent: Colonialism, Nationalism, and Democracy, c.1857-Today3
HI 0278A Cultural History of China's Relations with the United States3
HI 0279China from the Classical Time to the 1800s3
HI 0285Modern China: 1800 to Present3
HI 0286The Rise of Modern Japan: 1800 to Present3
HI 0366Gender, Culture, and Representation: Women in China and Japan, 1600 to Present3
HI 0367East Asia in 20th-Century American Wars3
Modern Languages and Literatures
CI 0110Elementary Chinese I3
CI 0111Elementary Chinese II3
CI 0210Intermediate Chinese I3
CI 0211Intermediate Chinese II3
CI 0220Advanced Chinese3
CI 0251New Chinese Cinema3
CI 0253China and the West: Stories of Encounter3
JA 0110Elementary Japanese I3
JA 0111Elementary Japanese II3
JA 0210Intermediate Japanese I3
JA 0211Intermediate Japanese II3
PH 0240Introduction to Asian Philosophies3
PH 0241Confucianism3
PH 0242Philosophical Daoism and Zen Buddhism3
PO 0256Asian Politics3
Religious Studies
RS 0101BExploring Religion: Asian Religions3
RS 0280Hinduism3
RS 0285Buddhism3
RS 0289Tantrism3
Visual and Performing Arts
AH 0014Art of Asia3
AH 0102Art of East Asia3