Undergraduate Course Catalog

Asian Studies

The Asian studies minor is designed to introduce students to the Asian world and traditions and to help them become familiar with diversity in Asian customs and values. This minor equips them with knowledge for careers and citizenship in a global environment.
     For more information, call Dr. Sadatoshi Tomizawa at 765-285-1382.


MINOR IN ASIAN STUDIES, 15-17 credits

PREFIX

NO

SHORT TITLE

CREDITS

15-17 credits from

AHS
ANTH
ASIA
CH


JAPA

GEOG
HIST




POLS


RELS

290
370
400
101
102
or
101
102
354
370
371
493
495
496
394
488
495
290
390

Asian Art (3)
Topics in Old World Cultures (3-6)
Study Abroad (3-9)
Beginning Chinese 1 (4)
Beginning Chinese 2 (4)

Beginning Japanese 1 (4)
Beginning Japanese 2 (4)
Geography of Asia (3)
Foundations Asian Civilization (3)
Tradition and Chng Modern Asia (3)
History of Pre-modern East Asia(3)
Modern China, 1600 to Present (3)
Modern Japan, 1600 to Present (3)
Internatnl Relations in Asia (3)
Gov and Politics of China (3)
Foreign Policy of China (3)
Hinduism (3)
Adv Study of Asian Religions (3)


15-17 crs
Credit in only one language (CH or JAPA) and only two courses in any single department counts toward the minor.

ASIAN STUDIES (ASIA)

400 Study Abroad (3-9)
Study of an intermediate or advanced Asian language(s), literature, and culture(s) in a foreign country where students are immersed within the Asian culture. May include seminars arranged during travel.
    Prerequisite: permission of the program director.
    A total of 9 credits may be earned.