Asian Studies Interdisciplinary Program

ASNT and Basic Arts Requirements

Students may find it useful to note that the following courses available for credit towards degrees in Asian Studies also fulfill the university's Basic Arts requirements:

Requirement 3b

  • ARBC 1100.0  Introductory Arabic
  • CHNS 1100.0  Introductory Modern Chinese
  • JPNS 1100.0  Introductory Japanese
  • (or more advanced courses in CHNS and JPNS)

Requirement 3c

  • ASNT 1105.1(2)  Introductory to Chinese Culture
  • ASNT 1106.1(2)  Introduction to Japanese Culture
  • HIST 1208.0  Global History: 1450 to the Present
  • HIST 1222.1(2)  Introduction to East Asian History
  • RELS 1220.1(2)  Introduction to Comparative Religions I
  • RELS 1221.1(2)  Introduction to Comparative Religions II
  • (all second- and third-year courses in ASNT, HIST, RELS)

Requirement 3d

Six (6) credit hours from:

  • ANTH 1202.1(2)  Introduction to Socio-Cultural Anthropology
  • ANTH 2326.1(2)  Contemporary East Asia
  • ANTH 2327.1(2)  Ethnology: Japan
  • ANTH 3909.1(2)  Peasant Society and Culture
  • GEOG 1100.1(2)  Global Perspectives on Land and Life
  • GEOG 1200.1(2)  People, Place, and Environment
  • GEOG 3360.1(2)  Geography of Japan