Asian Studies Approved Courses

Monks walking through a covered bridge in a forested setting

Monks walking through a covered bridge in a forested setting.

Photo by Steve Hopkins

Fall 2014 | Spring 2015 | Fall 2015 | Spring 2016

Fall 2014
Course Number Course Name
ANTH 020J Dance and Disaspora [W]
ARTH 039 Contemporary Japanese Visual Culture
ARTH 136 Word and Image in Japanese Art
CHIN 003B Second-Year Mandarin Chinese
CHIN 011 Third-Year Mandarin Chinese
CHIN 011A Third-Year Chinese Conversation
CHIN 020 Readings in Modern Chinese
CHIN 027 The Story in Dynastic China
CHIN 055 Contemporary Chinese Cinema
CHIN 104 Chinese Poetry Seminar
DANC 025A Dance and Diaspora
DANC 046 Kathak
DANC 049 Performance Dance: Taiko
ECON 051 The International Economy*
ENGL 065 Asian American Literature
FMST 055 Contemporary Chinese Cinema
HIST 001D China and the World: History of Collecting 
HIST 078 China, Capitalism, and Their Critics
JPNS 003 Second-Year Japanese
JPNS 012 Third-Year Japanese
JPNS 013A Readings in Japanese
JPNS 051 Japanese Poetry and Poetics [LITR 051J]
LITR 027CH The Story in Dynastic China
LITR 051J Japanese Poetry and Poetics
MUSI 049 Performance: Balinese Gamelan
RELG 114 Love and Religion*
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Name
ARTH 032 The Arts of Japanese Tea Culture [W]
CHIN 004B Second-Year Mandarin Chinese
CHIN 012 Advanced Chinese
CHIN 012A Advanced Chinese Conversation
CHIN 021 Topics in Modern Chinese
CHIN 033 Introduction to Classical Chinese
CHIN 089 Tea in China: Cultural and Environmental Perspectives
DANC 038 Ecstasy, Dancing the Sacred
DANC 049 Performance Dance: Kathak
ECON 151 International Economics+
ENGL 077 Solidarity: Asians in America
HIST 009A Premodern China
HIST 074 Visual and Material Cultures of East Asia
JPNS 004 Second-Year Japanese
JPNS 007 Japanese Calligraphy
JPNS 012A Japanese Conversation
JPNS 013 Third-Year Japanese
JPNS 074 Japanese Popular Culture [LITR 074J]
LING 033 Intro to Classical Chinese
MUSI 049 Performance: Balinese Gamelan
RELG 030 Power of Images: Icons and Iconoclasts
RELG 042 Ecstasy, Dancing the Sacred
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Name
ANTH 020J Dance and Diaspora
CHIN 003B Second-Year Mandarin Chinese
CHIN 011 Third-Year Mandarin Chinese
CHIN 011A Third-Year Mandarin Chinese Conversation
CHIN 016 Substance, Shadow, and Spirit in Chinese Literature/Culture
CHIN 020 Readings in Modern Chinese
CHIN 023 Modern Chinese Literature in Translation [LITR 023CH]
CHIN 069 Art of Living: Taste and Aesthetics in Chinese Culture
CHIN 109 Daoism
DANC 025A Dance and Diaspora
ECON 151 International Economics+
HIST 145 Chinese Feminism
JPNS 003 Second-Year Japanese
JPNS 012 Third-Year Japanese
JPNS 012A Japanese Conversation
POLS 058 Contemporary Chinese Politics
RELG 108 Poets, Saints, and Storytellers
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Name
ARTH XXX Topics in Asian Art
CHIN 004B Second-Year Mandarin Chinese
CHIN 012 Advanced Mandarin Chinese
CHIN 012A Advanced Mandarin Chinese Conversation
CHIN 021 Topics in Modern Chinese
CHIN 033 Introduction to Classical Chinese [LING 033]
CHIN 055 Contemporary Chinese Cinema: The New Wave
CHIN 103 Lu Xun and His Legacy in 20th Century China
ECON 051 The International Economy*
HIST 009B Modern China
HIST 075 Thinking Hands: Work & Craft in Premodern China
HIST 077 Fashion in East Asia
JPNS 004 Second-Year Japanese
JPNS 013 Third-Year Japanese
JPNS 013A Readings in Japanese
LING 033 Introduction to Classical Chinese [CHIN 033]
RELG 008 Patterns of Asian Religion
RELG 030 Power of Images: Icons and Iconoclasts

Key:

*Cognate course. Counts towards Asian Studies if all papers and projects are focused on Asian topics. No more than two may be applied to the course or honors major. No more than 1 credit may be applied to the honors minor.

+ Cognate seminar. No more than one credit may be applied toward the honors major. This credit will not count toward an Honors minor.