Requirements

 

Requirements for the Chinese Studies Major (8 credits)

Core course (1)

Chinese Language: Three credits from the following (3)

Upper Level Culture: Two credits from the following (2)

Lower Level Culture: Two credits from the following (2)

  • ARTH 112 Introduction to South Asian Art History (1)
  • ARTH 113 Introduction to Chinese Art History (1)
  • ARTH 114 Introduction to Japanese Art History (1)
  • ASIA 201 Gateway to East Asia (1)
  • ASIA 210 Making and Playing of Traditional Musical Instruments (1)
  • ASIA 258 Topics in Asian Studies (1)
  • CHNSE 235 Chinese Language Practicum (.25)
  • CHNSE 254 Folklore and Identity (1)
  • CHNSE 258 Gender and Mass Communication in Asia (1)
  • CHNSE 269 Chinese Society and Media (1)
  • HIST 118 East Asian Civilization since 1800 (1)
  • HIST 131W Historical Inquiry: Gender and Society in East Asia (topic dependent) (1)
  • HIST 233 Asian Empires on the Silk Road (1)
  • HIST 265 Late Imperial China (1)
  • HIST 282 China in Revolution 1911-1949 (1)
  • JAPN 201W Modern Japanese Society and Culture (1)
  • REL 135 Religions of Asia (1)
  • REL 233W Religions Along the Silk Road (1)
  • REL 239 Introduction to Chinese Religion (1)
  • REL 256 Goddesses and Ghosts: Images of Women in Chinese Tradition (1)
  • REL 262 Japanese Religions (1)

*Only one of the Japan-focused courses may be counted toward Chinese Studies Major.

Requirements for Chinese Studies Minor (5 credits)

At least one language credit at or above the 300 level (1-3)

At least two culture credits at any level (2-4)

  • ARTH 112 Introduction to South Asian Art History (1)
  • ARTH 113 Introduction to Chinese Art History (1)
  • ARTH 114 Introduction to Japanese Art History (1)
  • ASIA 258 Topics in Asian Studies (1)
  • ASIA 352 Field Study in Asia (1)
  • ASIA 390-391 Independent Study (0.5 or 1)
  • CHNSE 235 Chinese Language Practicum (.25)
  • CHNSE 254 Folklore and Identity (1)
  • CHNSE 258 Gender and Mass Communication in Asia (1)
  • CHNSE 269 Chinese Society and Media (1)
  • CHNSE 352 Rites of Passage in Chinese Societies (1)
  • ECON 453 International Economics (1)
  • HIST 118 East Asian Civilization since 1800 (1)
  • HIST 131W Historical Inquiry: Gender and Society in East Asia (topic dependent) (1)
  • HIST 233 Asian Empires on the Silk Road (1)
  • HIST 265 Late Imperial China (1)
  • HIST 282 China in Revolution 1911-1949 (1)
  • HIST 331 Asian Environmental History (1)
  • HIST 344W Studies in East Asian History (1)
  • HIST 381 History of Modern Japan
  • HIST 383 Mao's China (1)
  • HIST 452W Topics in Chinese/Japanese History (1)
  • JAPN 201W Modern Japanese Society and Culture (1)
  • JAPN 314W Japanese Literature in Translation (1)
  • JAPN 340 The Japanese Cinema (1)
  • POLI 374 Asian and International System (1)
  • POLI 380 Asian Politics and Development (1)
  • REL 135 Religions of Asia (1)
  • REL 233W Religions Along the Silk Road (1)
  • REL 239 Introduction to Chinese Religion (1)
  • REL 256 Goddesses and Ghosts: Images of Women in Chinese Tradition (1)
  • REL 262 Japanese Religions (1)
  • REL 348 Buddhism (1)
  • REL 352 Shamanism (1)
  • REL 354 Topics in Asian Religions (1)
  • REL 356 Taoism (1)

*Only one of the Japan-focused courses may be counted toward the Chinese Studies Minor