Courses

Asian Studies courses are also cross-referenced with the following departments:

  • Modern and Classical Languages
  • Art
  • History
  • Economics
  • Environmental Studies
  • Theology
  • English
  • Political Science
  • Philosophy

Depending on the semester, courses offered include:

  • ART 208 Non-Western Art Survey: Asia (4)
  • ART 240 Topics in Art History (4)
  • CHIN 111, 112 Elementary Chinese (4, 4)
  • CHIN 211, 212 Intermediate Chinese. (4, 4)
  • CHIN 311/312, Third-Year Chinese (4, 4)
  • JAPN 111/112 Elementary Japanese (4, 4)
  • JAPN 211 Intermediate Japanese (4)
  • JAPN 212 Intermediate Japanese (4)
  • JAPN 311/312 Third-Year Japanese
  • ECON 316 Asian Economies (4)
  • ENGL 385 Literature of the Indian Subcontinent (4)
  • ENGL 386 Tinsel Dreams: Cinema and Social Change in India (4)
  • GEOG 312 Geography of Asia (4)
  • HIST 114 East Asia Before 1800 (4)
  • HIST 115 East Asia Since 1800 (4)
  • HIST 116 South Asia Before 1500 (4)
  • HIST 117 Indian Subcontinent Since 1500 (4)
  • HIST 300 Topics in Asian American History (4)
  • HIST 305 Gandhi, Non-Violence and Islamic Movements in India (4)
  • HIST 309 Public Culture in Modern India (4)
  • HIST 315 Islamists, Modernists, Mughals: Muslims in South Asia (4)
  • HIST 316 China in Revolution, 1800-1949 (4)
  • HIST 317 The People's Republic of China. (4)
  • HIST 319 Modern Japan, 1868-Present (4)
  • MCLT 315 Chinese Literature in Translation (4)
  • MCLT 316 Topics in Japanese Literature in Translation (4)
  • MCLT 319 East Asian Literature in Translation (4)
  • PHIL 272 Asian Philosophy (4)
  • PHIL 339 Chinese Philosophy (4)
  • POLS 346 Asian Politics (4)
  • THEO 365 Islam and the Judeo-Christian Tradition (4)

Additional courses:

  • CORE 390-03A "The Tao of Lagom: A Middle Way for the Middle Kingdom" (4)
  • COLG 280 May Term: Economic Development & Social Change in China (2)