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Asian Studies Course List

Asian Studies History and Elective Courses

Please note that the director will consider other courses with Asia-related content for minor credit.

History Courses (6 credits)

  • 510:280 South Asian History I, up to 1750
  • 510:281 South Asian History II, 1750-
  • 510:286 The Ancient Near East
  • 510:287 History of Islamic Civilization I
  • 510:288 History of Islamic Civilization II
  • 510:297 History of East Asia I
  • 510:298 History of East Asia II
  • 510:308 History of India and South Asia Since 1750
  • 510:333 History of Imperialism
  • 510:337 History of Iran
  • 510:338 History of the Ottoman Empire
  • 510:339 History of the West, Islam, and the Middle East
  • 510:353,354 History of Modern China
  • 510:356 People's Republic of China
  • 510:361 Modern Middle East
  • 510:379 Colonialism & Decolonialism
  • 510:390 Gender and Caste in Southeast Asia
  • 510:449,450 Topics in Asia and the Far East
  • 512:231 Asian American History


American Studies

  • 050:245 The Asian American Experience
     

Anthropology

  • 070:303 Anthropology of Postcolonialism
  • 070:320 Human Rights in a Global World
  • 070:353 People and Cultures of Southeast Asia
  • 070:475 Culture and Globalization
     

Arabic

  • 074:101 Elementary Modern Arabic I
  • 074:102 Elementary Modern Arabic II
  • 074:131 Intermediate Modern Arabic I
  • 074:132 Intermediate Modern Arabic II
  • 074:245 Arab Society & Media
  • 074:301 Quranic Arabic I
  • 074:302 Quranic Arabic II
  • 074:311 Arabic Literature in English Translation I
  • 074:312 Arabic Literature in English Translation II
  • 074:353 Independent Study in Arabic I
  • 074:354 Independent Study in Arabic II
     

Art History

  • 082:280 Art of the Far East
  • 082:290 Islamic Art and Architecture
  • 082:291 Representing Gender in the Modern Middle East
     

Chinese

  • 165:101 Elementary Chinese I
  • 165:102 Elementary Chinese II
  • 165:121 Intensive Chinese Reading and Writing
  • 165:131 Intermediate Chinese I
  • 165:132 Intermediate Chinese II
  • 165:201 Advanced Modern Chinese I
  • 165:202 Advanced Modern Chinese II
     

Economics

  • 220:335 International Economic Relations
  • 220:339 Economic Development
     

English

  • 350:254 Literature and Politics of the Third World
  • 350:395 Nuclear War and Literature
  • 352:230 Race, Nation, and Borders in American Literature
  • 352:350 The Vietnam War and American Literature
  • 352:433 Asian American Literature
     

Japanese

  • 565:101 Elementary Japanese I
  • 565:102 Elementary Japanese II
  • 565:131 Intermediate Japanese I
  • 565:132 Intermediate Japanese II
     

Korean

  • 574:101 Elementary Korean I
  • 574:102 Elementary Korean II
     

Persian

  • 685:101 Elementary Modern Persian I
  • 685:102 Elementary Modern Persian II
  • 685:312: Persian Literature in English
     

Philosophy

  • 730:362 Eastern Philosophy
  • 730:382 The Self, East & West
     

Political Science

  • 790:316 Government and Politics of the Far East
  • 790:317 International Political Economy
  • 790:321 World Politics
  • 790:333 Government and Politics in the Middle East
  • 790:390 Politics of Global Development