2017-18 Catalog

Publication date June 2017

International Studies Minor: Asian Emphasis

(All colleges)

18 credits, at least 9 credits of which must be at the 300/400 level.

International studies foundation:
Select one from:3
ANT 202/ECO 202/GEO 202/HIS 202/POL 202/SOC 202 Contemporary Global Issues
ANT 212/ECO 212/ENG 212/PHL 212/POL 212/WGS 212 Search for Economic Justice
Required capstone course:3
Engaging Global Challenges and Opportunities
Asian emphasis electives:
Select an additional twelve credits of electives from at least three different disciplines on the Asian emphasis list (see below) and at least six of these credits must be at the 300/400 level.12
Total Credits18

International studies minors may apply a maximum of six credits from another major or minor.

A maximum of six credits are allowed to overlap between general education requirements and the minor.

Asian emphasis electives

ANT 215Refugees, Displaced Persons & Transnational Communities3
ANT 351Peoples and Cultures of Southeast Asia3
ANT/ERS 362Hmong Americans3
CHI 202Intermediate Chinese II4
CHI 305Introduction to Modern Chinese Literature3
CHI 320Introduction to Chinese Civilization3
GEO 328Geography of East and Southeast Asia3
GEO 331Geography of the Middle East, Central and South Asia3
HIS 327History of Buddhism3
HIS 328History of Hinduism3
HIS 364Gandhi's India3
MLG 202World Languages: Intermediate II 14
PHL 349Asian Philosophy3
PHL 360Zen Buddhism3
POL 333Asian Government and Politics3
POL 433Women and Politics in Asia3
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Students may apply MLG 202 World Languages: Intermediate II (4 cr.) to the Asian emphasis if it is Japanese. 

Additional courses not listed above may be counted towards the INS Asian emphasis minor as long as they satisfy at least one of the program learning outcomes. Please contact the INS Director for more information.

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