Major in East Asian Studies

Requirements for the Major in East Asian Studies

  • One introductory course from: A EAS 103, 104, 105; A EAC 170; A EAJ 170; A EAK 170.

  • Language (any combination of 10 credits from the following): A EAC 101, 102, 201, 202, 301, 302, 414, 415; A EAJ 101, 102, 201, 202, 301, 302, 410, 411; A EAK 101, 102, 201, 202, 301, 302.

  • One history requirement from: A EAJ 384, 385; A EAC 379, 380.

  • Two intermediate prerequisites courses from: A EAS 255, 261, 265, 266; A EAC 205, 210, 211, 212, 230, 260, 270, 280; A EAJ 205, 210, 212, 275.

  • Two seminars from: A EAS 450, 468; A EAC 420, 430, 432, 471, 480; A EAJ 435, 438, 460, 486.

  • Two 300-or 400-level electives from: any A EAS, A EAC, A EAJ and/or A EAK course or A EAS 495.


Note: Although we do not offer a minor in East Asian Studies, students may major in East Asian Studies and minor in Chinese, Japanese, or Korean if they choose.

Description in plain English (unofficial, but we figured easier to understand):

Two semesters (10 credits) of any East Asian Language (Chinese, Japanese, or Korean) and 24 credits from non-language courses related to East Asia.

Last updated February 18, 2013