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Minor in Asian Studies

The minor is administered by the Institute of Asian Studies. Students who wish to qualify for the minor in Asian Studies must file an approved minor program declaration with the director of the Institute of Asian Studies and complete the following requirements.

Requirements

The Asian Studies Minor requires a minimum of 12 credits at the 300-400 level. For completion of a minor, a student must have a minimum grade point average of 2.00 in all courses taken toward the minor.

 

COURSE LISTING FOR ASIAN STUDIES MINOR

ASIAN STUDIES
ASIA 332/ HIST 332
ASIA 336/ HIST 336
ASIA 337/ HIST 338
ASIA 338/ POLS 338
ASIA 353/ PHIL 353
ASIA 360/ ARTH 360
ASIA 435/ / POLS 435
ASIA 460/
ASIA 461
ASIA 395/ 495
South Asia Since Independence
Emergence of the New China
Japan’s Era of Transformation
Politics of East Asia
Asian Religions
Asian Art
Chinese Politics
Major Issues in Asia
Asian Studies Capstone Seminar
Topics in Asian Studies
ARTS
ARTH 360
ART 395/396
Asian Art
Topics: Asian Arts
BUSINESS MANAGEMENT AND MARKETING and FINANCE
FIN 497
MGMT 463/563
MCSM 495
PORT 695
MKTG 496
Study Abroad (Korea, Philippines, China and or other Asian Countries)
Study Abroad (Korea, Philippines, China and or other Asian Countries)
Study Abroad (Korea, Philippines, China and or other Asian Countries)
Study Abroad (Korea, Philippines, China and or other Asian Countries)
Topics in Business Management and Marketing (Asian Content)
COMMUNICATIONS

COMM 300
COMM 400COMM 407/507
COMM 495/496

International Sojourning
Intercultural Communications
Communication and Culture in SE Asia
Topics in Communications (Asian Content)

ECONOMICS

ECON 450
ECON 454
ECON 495

International Economics
Economic Development
Topics in Economic (Asian Content)

ENGLISH

ENGL 396
ENGL 466
ENGL 495/ 595

Topics: Contemporary Filipino/ Filipino-American  Literature
Asian American Literature
Topics in English (Asian Content)

FILIPINO AMERICAN STDUIES 

 

 FAST 395
FAST 395
FAST 395
FAST 396
FAST 396

Issues in the Filipino Community
The Filipino American Experience
Study Abroad
Filipino Culture and Society
Contemporary Filipino/ Filipino-American Writers 

FOREIGN LANGUAGES

CHIN 311
CHIN 312
CHIN 395
JAPN 310
JAPN 311
JAPN 312
JAPN 396
JAPN 495
FLET 310

Advanced Chinese Language andCulture I
Advanced Chinese Language and Culture II
Topics in Chinese
Study Abroad
Advanced Japanese
Advanced Japanese Language and Culture
Topic in Japanese
Summer Study in Japan
Faces of Japan (Culture Class in English)

GEOGRAPHY

GEOG 453U /553
GEOG 456/556
GEOG 495/496

Asia
Geography of Southeast Asia
Topics in Geography (Asian Content)

HISTORY

HIST 332
HIST 336U
HIST 338U
HIST 392U/384U
HIST 395/397
HIST 331
HIST 439

South Asia since Independence
Emergence of the New China
Japan's Era of Transformation since 1800
Special Topics in History (Asian Content)
Topics in History (Asian Content)
Colonialism and Nationalism in SE Asia
Politics & Society in East Asia since 1945

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

INBU 433
INBU 463

Doing Business in Asia
International Business Seminar Abroad

PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES

PHIL 353
PHIL 354
PHIL 480
PHIL 481
PHIL 482
PHIL 485
PHIL 495/496
PHIL 352

Asian Religions
Comparative Philosophy: East and West
Hinduism
Buddhism
Chinese Religion and Philosophy
Japanese Religion and Philosophy
Topics in Philosophy (Asian Content)
Islam

POLITICAL SCIENCE
POLS 338
POLS 435
POLS 436
POLS 437
POLS 495/496
Politics of East Asia
Chinese Politics
Japanese Politics
International Relations in East Asia
Topics in Political Science (Asian Content)
PSYCHOLOGY
PSYC 420/520
PSYC 495
Cross-Cultural Psychology
Topics in Psychology (Asian Content)
SOCIOLOGY

SOC 395
SOC 395
SOC 395
SOC 396
SOC 395/396
SOC 306

The Filipino American Experience
Issues in the Filipino Community
Study Abroad
Filipino Culture and Society
Mind and Body Healing
Religion and Society

WOMEN'S STUDIES
WMST 401
WMST 495
Women, A Global Perspective
Topics: Courses with Asian Content