University Park, College of the Liberal Arts (ASIA)
This is an interdisciplinary minor designed for students with special interests in the Asian area. In addition to the requirements of the student's major department, the minor consists of 21 credits selected from such disciplines as anthropology, art history, economics, geography, history, linguistics, literature, philosophy, political science, religious studies, speech, theatre arts, and appropriate Asian languages.
A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.
Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)
REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 21 credits
PRESCRIBED COURSES (3 credits)
ASIA 100 GH;IL(3) (Sem: 1-4)
ADDITIONAL COURSES (3 credits)
HIST 174 GH;IL(3), HIST 175 GH;IL(3), HIST 176 GH;IL(3), or RL ST 003 GH;US;IL(3) (Sem:3-6)
SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (15 credits)
Select 15 credits from a departmental list, at least 6 at the 400 level; independent study credits selected in consultation with adviser; additional further credits in language studies beyond the first semester may be permitted up to 15 credits. (Sem: 1-8)
Courses not on the list that deal substantially with some aspect of Asia in any discipline may also count, pending approval of an adviser. Students seeking to combine an Asian Studies minor with a major in an Asian language (such as CHNS or JAPNS) may include up to 15 credits of language study in a SECOND Asian language, but must have at least 3 courses that do not overlap with their other major(s) or minor(s) in Asian Studies or other Asian languages.
Lasted Revised by the Department: Summer Session 2014
Blue Sheet Item #: 43-01-066
Review Date: 08/19/2014