East Asian Studies, Minor

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified.

Complete either the nonlanguage track or the language track.

Nonlanguage Track

Core Course
ASNS 1150East Asian Studies4
Elective Courses
Complete four of the following courses. They may include up to two courses taken as part of an approved study-abroad program:16
Asian-American Literature
The Asian-American Experience
Introduction to South Asian History
History of Vietnam Wars
Mao’s China and After
Chinese Civilization in Her Eyes
Modern Chinese History and Culture
American Images of China
Japanese Literature and Culture
Law, Justice, and Society in Modern China
Modern Japan
Dictators and Democracy in Japan and Korea
Topics in Asian History
East Asian Cultural History Abroad
Elementary Chinese 1
Elementary Chinese 2
Intermediate Chinese 1
Intermediate Chinese Immersion 1
Modern Chinese History and Culture
Chinese Film: Gender and Ethnicity
Elementary Japanese 1
Elementary Japanese 2
Intermediate Japanese 1
Introduction to Japanese Pop Culture
Japanese Film
Government and Politics in Japan
China: Governance and Foreign Policy
Image and Icon in South Asia
Jainism
Hinduism, Buddhism, and Beyond: Eastern Religions
Indian Religions
Chinese Buddhism
Japanese Buddhism
Religion and Culture in Indian Cinema
Asian Religions in the United States
Religion and Politics in South Asia

Language Track

Core Course
ASNS 1150East Asian Studies4
Required Courses
Complete the following two courses in either Chinese or Japanese:8
Chinese
Elementary Chinese 1
and Elementary Chinese 2
Japanese
Elementary Japanese 1
and Elementary Japanese 2
Elective Courses
Complete two of the following courses. They may include up to two courses taken as part of an approved study-abroad program:8
The Asian-American Experience
Asian-American Literature
Introduction to South Asian History
History of Vietnam Wars
Mao’s China and After
Chinese Civilization in Her Eyes
American Images of China
Japanese Literature and Culture
Law, Justice, and Society in Modern China
Global Chinese Migration
Modern Japan
Dictators and Democracy in Japan and Korea
Topics in Asian History
East Asian Cultural History Abroad
Modern Chinese History and Culture
Chinese Film: Gender and Ethnicity
Intermediate Chinese 1
Intermediate Chinese Immersion 1
Introduction to Japanese Pop Culture
Japanese Film
Intermediate Japanese 1
Government and Politics in Japan
China: Governance and Foreign Policy
Image and Icon in South Asia
Jainism
Hinduism, Buddhism, and Beyond: Eastern Religions
Indian Religions
Chinese Buddhism
Japanese Buddhism
Religion and Culture in Indian Cinema
Asian Religions in the United States
Religion and Politics in South Asia

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor