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(Archive) East Asian Studies (EA ST)

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Begin Date: Summer Session 1994
End Date: Spring Semester 1999

East Asian Studies (EA ST) - (ARCHIVE)

PROFESSOR WILLIAM J. DUIKER, in charge

This is an interdisciplinary major, with a strong disciplinary core, for students who want a basic understanding of the background and contemporary aspect of China, Japan, and Korea.

For the B.A. degree in East Asian Studies, a minimum of 124 credits is required.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem:1-2)

GENERAL EDUCATION: 46 credits
(See description of General Education in front of Bulletin.)

ELECTIVES: 24 credits

BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE REQUIREMENTS: 24 credits
(See description of Bachelor of Arts Degree Requirements in front of Bulletin.)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR: 30 credits[1]

ADDITIONAL COURSES (30 credits)

Select 3 credits beyond the 12-credit level of proficiency in an East Asian language:
CHNS 110(3), JAPNS 110(3), or the equivalent (Sem: 3-6)

Select 9 credits with 3 credits from each of the categories a, b, and c (credit received for a specific course will not count in more than one category):
a. HIST 174 GH;DF(3) or 175 GH;DF(3) (Sem: 1-4)
b. RL ST 003 GH;DF(3), 104 GH;DF(3), or 181 DF(3) (Sem: 1-4)
c. CMLIT 004 GH;DF(3) or PHIL 007 GH;DF(3) (Sem: 1-4)

Select 18 credits from the following, at least 12 credits of which are to be at the 400 level; independent study credits selected in consultation with adviser; additional further credits in language studies may be permitted up to 6 credits (credit received for a specific course will not count in more than one category): ART H 120 GA;DF(3), 320 GA;DF(3), CHNS 401(3), 402(3), 496(1-18), CMLIT 004 GH;DF(3), 404(3), EA ST 401(3-6), ECON 474(3), GEOG 443(3), HIST 172 DF(3), 174 GH;DF(3), 175 GH;DF(3), 480(3), 481 DF(3), 483(3), 485W(3), 486(3), JAPNS 401(3), 402(3), 496(1-18), PHIL 007 GH;DF(3), PL SC 145 DF(3), 458(3-6), 468(3), RL ST 003 GH;DF(3), 104 GH;DF(3), 181 DF(3), 409 DF(3), 481 DF(3), 483 DF(3), THEA 406 DF(3) (Sem: 1-8)

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[1] A student enrolled in this major must receive a grade of C or better, as specified in Senate Policy 82-44.


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The University reserves the right to change the requirements and regulations listed here and to determine whether a student has satisfactorily met its requirements for admission or graduation, and to reject any applicant for any reason the University determines to be material to the applicant's qualifications to pursue higher education. Nothing in this material should be considered a guarantee that completion of a program and graduation from the University will result in employment.

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 1994

Blue Sheet Item #: 22-04-015

Review Date: 6/2/99 (General Education Update)

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