The Asian Studies program provides opportunities for study and research of the diverse societies that inhabit the Asian continent, from the Ural Mountains to Southeast Asia. The program takes as its geographical focus the regions of Eurasia and the Asia-Pacific. Interdisciplinary in approach, the program spans the fields of economics, foreign languages, history, political science, sociology, and religion, and is dedicated to providing opportunities for foreign study and field experiences.
While no graduate degree is offered in Asian Studies, the following courses are approved for graduate credit in other programs.
|AST/HIS 4305||Modern China||3|
|AST/ANT 4310||Societies and Cultures of East Asia||3|
|AST/PSC 4325||Asian International Relations||3|
|AST/PHI 4340||East Asian Philosophy||3|
|AST 4350||Seminar in Asian Studies||3|
|AST/MUS 4362||Traditional Music and Culture in Asia||3|
|AST/PSC 4364||The Governments and Politics of the Asia-Pacific Region||3|
|AST/PSC 4374||Governments and Politics of East Asia||3|
|AST 4376||Asian Literature in Translation||3|
|AST 4V80||Contemporary Issues in Asian Studies||1-3|