Minor Requirements

Students should choose one advisor from the “Advisory Committee” list. To fulfill the minor students must take from this list, a minimum of 18 credit hours. One of these courses must be INTD 21100 SEMINAR IN ASIAN STUDIES/UCS 30301 URGENT CHALLENGE SEMINAR:TT:SEMINAR IN ASIAN STUDIES (4 hours). For breadth, at least one course must be from the history course list, and at least one course must be from the political science course list. Study abroad and language coursework are encouraged but not required. Possible study abroad destinations include India, China, and Japan.

Required Course 1
INTD 21100SEMINAR IN ASIAN STUDIES (or UCS 30301 Urgent Challenge Seminar:TT:Seminar in Asian Studies)4
Breadth Requirement
Select at least one course from the history list AND at least one course from the political science list. 212-16
History
ASIA'S GLOBAL POWER:CA,EW
MYTH-BUSTING NORTH KOREA:CA,EW
SHAMANS & SUPERSTITIONS:CA.EW
CANNIBALS HEADHUNTER:CA,EW
GENDER&SEXUALITY E ASIA:CA,EW
BROTHEL TO FACTORY:CA,EW
SELLING SHANGHAI:EW
Political Science
IDENTITY, EXPRESSION, & REPRESENTATION IN INDIA: EW 5
SIKHS AND SIKHISM:IDENTITY:EW
INT'L RELATIONS S. ASIA:CA,EW
SEM: (POLITICS OF SOUTH ASIA )
SEM: (IDENTITY, EXPRESSION & REPRESENTATION IN INDIA:PREQUEL EMS) 5
SEM: (INSURGENCY & ETHNIC CONFLICT IN SOUTH ASIA)
Elective Courses
The following courses may count towards the Asian studies minor: 3
SEM: (Japan: Tradition and Modernity: Prequel EMS E1) 4
WORLD LITERATURE:EW,IM
SEM: (JAPAN: TRADITION AND MODERNITY, EW, EMS E1) 4
ASIAN ARTS CULTURES:EW,IM
PERF ARTS IN GLOBALCULTR:CM,EW
Total Hours16-20
1

This team-taught INTD course is required for students in the minor program. This course will focus on two disciplines and two areas and is meant to introduce students to a variety of Asian cultures, histories, and politics.

2

Courses that count toward the minor are identified in individual course descriptions. Student’s program will be designed and approved in consultation with an advisor from the Committee to ensure they fulfill the requirements for the minor.

3

This list is not comprehensive and may change based on offerings. Students and advisors should review syllabi and consult with faculty from these courses to ensure that they cover an adequate amount of Asian Studies content, as content may vary from year to year.

4

When registering for  INTD 28000 SEM: JAPAN: TRADITION AND MODERNITY, EW,EMS E1 you must also register for the required orientation course ENGL 28000 SEM: JAPAN: TRADITION AND MODERNITY: Prequel EMS E1.

5

When registering for INTD 25500 IDENTITY, EXPRESSION, & REPRESENTATION IN INDIA: EW, you must also register for the required orientation course POLS 28000 SEM:IDENTITY, EXPRESSION, & REPRESENTATION IN INDIA:PREQUEL EMS.