East Asian Minor Requirements

2015 - 2016 Catalog

East Asian Studies minor

A minor in East Asian studies requires completion of 22 credits, with an emphasis on either China or Japan, as follows. In meeting the requirements of this interdisciplinary minor, a student must use at least nine credits not also used to meet the requirements of any other major or minor. Students should consult on an ongoing basis with the Program Director about course substitutions due to changes in departmental offerings.

China emphasis (22 credits)

  1. History 103, EAS 391, 393
  2. Twelve additional credits on China, including at least one 300-level course and including no more than three credits of Chinese language study, chosen
    from among the following:
    ARTH 240, 288, 390 (on a China-related topic)
    CHIN 101, 105, 111
    ECON 274
    HIST 289 (on a China-related topic), 385, 386
    LIT 218, 220, 295 (on a China-related topic)
    PHIL 168
    POL 227, 392 (on a China-related topic)
  3. Three additional credits on General Asia or Japan, chosen from among the following:
    ARTH 140, 241, 242, 390 (on a Japan-related topic)
    ECON 272
    ENGL 382
    HIST 284, 289 (on an Asia-related topic), 382
    JAPN 100, 101, 111
    LIT 221, 223, 225
    POL 327, 392 (on a Japan-related topic)
    REL 103, 131, 132, 231, 235, 335, 340.

Japan Emphasis (22 credits)

  1. HIST 104, EAS 391, 393
  2. Twelve additional credits on Japan, including at least one 300-level course and including no more than three credits of Japanese language study, chosen from among the following:
    ARTH 241, 390 (on a Japan-related topic)
    ECON 272
    HIST 284, 289 (on a Japan-related topic)
    JAPN 100, 101, 111
    LIT 221, 223, 225
    POL 327, 392 (on a Japan-related topic)
  3. Three additional credits on General Asia or China, chosen from among the following:
    ARTH 140, 240, 242, 390 (on a China-related topic)
    CHIN 101, 105, 111
    ECON 274
    ENGL 382
    HIST 289 (on an Asia-related topic), 385, 386, 387
    LIT 218, 220, 295 (on a China-related topic)
    PHIL 168
    POL 227, 392 (on a China-related topic)
    REL 103, 131, 132, 231, 235, 335, 340
  1. China emphasis (22 credits)
  2. Japan Emphasis (22 Credits)