Course Offerings

Asian Studies Electives

Asia in Global Context Courses

ECON 1290 History of the Global Economy
ENGL  2450 Postcolonial Literature
HIST 1110 Introduction to World History
HIST 1204 Gender in the Global South
INTL 2240 Global Population and Development
POLS 3487 Politics of Developing Nations
PPUA 5265 Urban and Regional Policy in Developing Countries
SOCL 3455 Seminar in Urban Sociology

Chinese Language Courses

CHNS 1101 Elementary Chinese 1
CHNS 1102 Elementary Chinese 2
CHNS 1201 Elementary Chinese 1 – BISB
CHNS 1202 Elementary Chinese 2 – BISB
CHNS 1301 Elementary Chinese Immersion 1
CHNS 1302 Elementary Chinese Immersion 2
CHNS 2101 Intermediate Chinese 1
CHNS 2102 Intermediate Chinese 2
CHNS 2201 Intermediate Chinese 1 – BISB
CHNS 2202 Intermediate Chinese 2 – BISB
CHNS 2301 Intermediate Chinese Immersion 1
CHNS 2302 Intermediate Chinese Immersion 2
CHNS 3101 Advanced Chinese 1
CHNS 3102 Advanced Chinese 2
CHNS 3201 Advanced Chinese 1 – BISB
CHNS 3202 Advanced Chinese 2 – BISB
CHNS 3301 Advanced Chinese Immersion 1
CHNS 3302 Advanced Chinese Immersion 2
CHNS 3900 Specialized Instruction in Chinese
CHNS 4800 Special Topics in Chinese

History Courses

ECON 1290 History of the Global Economy
HIST 1110 Introduction to World History
HIST 1204 Gender in the Global South
HIST 1245 Asian-American History
HIST 1246 World War II in the Pacific
HIST 1250 Emergence of East Asia
HIST 1251 Modern East Asia
HIST 1252 Japanese Literature and Culture
HIST 1254 Contemporary China
HIST 1500 Modern Chinese History and Culture
HIST 2243 American Images of China
HIST 2351 Modern Japan
HIST 2352 Dictatorship and Democracy in Asia
HIST 2352 Global Chinese Migration
HIST 4650 Topics in Asian History

Japanese Language Courses

JPNS 1101 Elementary Japanese 1
JPNS 1102 Elementary Japanese 2
JPNS 1301 Elementary Japanese Immersion 1
JPNS 1302 Elementary Japanese Immersion 2
JPNS 2101 Intermediate Japanese 1
JPNS 2102 Intermediate Japanese 2
JPNS 2301 Intermediate Japanese Immersion 1
JPNS 2302 Intermediate Japanese Immersion 2
JPNS 3101 Advanced Japanese 1
JPNS 3102 Advanced Japanese 2
JPNS 3301 Advanced Japanese Immersion 1
JPNS 3302 Advanced Japanese Immersion 2
JPNS 3800 Special Topics in Japanese

Society and Politics Courses

ANTH 4350 Ethnography of Southeast Asia
ANTH 4515 Culture and Politics of Modern India
ECON 1290 History of the Global Economy
HIST 1204 Gender in the Global South
INTB 2501 Competing to Win in Emerging Markets
MKTG 4220 Marketing in Asia
PHIL 1130 Ethics East and West
POLS 3480 Government and Politics of Japan
POLS 3485 Chinese Politics and Foreign Policy
INTL 2240 Global Population and Development
POLS 3487 Politics of Developing Nations
PPUA 5265 Urban and Regional Policy in Developing Countries
SOCL 3455 Seminar in Urban Sociology

Languages, Literatures & Cultures Courses

ARCH 1320 Architecture and Global Cultures: 1400 to 1800
ARCH 2310 Chinese Architecture 1: Premodern
ARCH 2320 Chinese Architecture 2: Modern
CLTR 1260 Japanese Film
CLTR 1700 Introduction to Japanese Pop Culture
ENGL  2450 Postcolonial Literature
ENGL 3672 Asian-American Literature
HIST 2252  Japanese Literature and Culture
MUSC 1130 Music of Asia
PHIL 1130 Ethics East and West

Religious Studies Courses

RELS 1275 Hinduism, Buddhism, and Beyond: Eastern Religions
RELS 1276 Indian Religions
RELS 1280 Encountering Islam: Traditions, Debates, and Crosscultural Diversity
RELS 1290 Chinese Philosophy and Religion
RELS 2394 Chinese Buddhism
RELS 2395 Japanese Buddhism
RELS 2398 Religion and Culture in Indian Cinema
RELS 4545 Religion and Politics in South Asia
RELS 4393 Asian Religions in the United States
RELS 4395 Ramayana

In addition to these courses, there are also Asian studies major honors courses taken as part of Dialogue of Civilizations courses to Asia.