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Asian Studies Minor Requirements

The minor in Asian Studies requires 18 credit hours of courses designated Asian Studies or courses approved by the Coordinator of Asian Studies.

6 hours from any two 100 and 200 level courses (Language option would be 8 hrs):

101-4 Elementary Chinese I (FLL)

102-4 Elementary Chinese II (FLL)

111-3 Introduction to Geography: Freshman Seminar-Discover China (Geog)

111-d-3 Introduction to Foreign Studies: Chinese (FLL)

201-4 Intermediate Chinese I (FLL)

202-4 Intermediate Chinese II (FLL)

233-3 Philosophies and Diverse Cultures (Phil)

6 hours from any two 300 level courses

303-3 History of the Ancient Near East (Hist)

305a -3 Comparative Asian Civilizations, Antiquity - 1500 (Hist)

305b-3 Comparative Asian Civilizations, 1500 - Present (Hist)

306-3 People and Culture of Asia (Anthro)

324-3 Peoples and Cultures of the East (IS)

331-3 Geography of the Commonwealth of Independent

States (Geog)

333-3 Geography of Asia (Geog)

334-3 World Religions (Phil)

335-3 Islamic Thought (Phil)

354a, b-3 each Islamic Middle East, Modern Middle East (Hist)

356-3 Political Systems of Asia (Political Science)

356a, b-3 each History of China (Hist)

357-3 History of Modern China (Hist)

358-3 History of Japan (Hist)

3 hours from any 400 level course

400-3 Topical Seminar: Chinese Revolutions (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: Women and Nationalism in East Asia (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: The Evolution of Contemporary Business in Japan (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: Medieval Japan (Hist)

400-3 History and Language of China (Hist/IS)

403-3 Ancient Mesopotamia (Hist)

426-3 Beijing Human Geography Field School (Geog)

450-3 Geography of China (Geog)

454-3 History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict (Hist)

GBA489-3 Business Travel Study to China (School of Business)

3 additional hours from any of the Asian Studies Minor courses offered at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

101-4 Elementary Chinese I (FLL)

102-4 Elementary Chinese II (FLL)

111-d-3 Introduction to Foreign Studies: Chinese (FLL)

201-4 Intermediate Chinese I (FLL)

202-4 Intermediate Chinese II (FLL)

233-3 Philosophies of Diverse Cultures (Phil)

303-3 History of the Ancient Near East (Hist)

305a -3 Comparative Asian Civilizations, Antiquity - 1500 (Hist)

305b-3 Comparative Asian Civilizations, 1500 - Present (Hist)

306-3 Peoples and Cultures of Asia (Anthro)

324-3 Peoples and Cultures of the East (IS)

331-3 Geography of the Commonwealth of Independent States (Geog)

333-3 Geography of Asia (Geog)

334-3 World Religions (Phil)

344-3 Asian Pacific American Representations in Popular Culture (English)

354a, b-3 each History of the Middle East (Hist)

356-3 Political Systems of Asia (Political Science)

356a, b-3 each History of China (Hist)

357-3 History of Modern China (Hist)

358-3 History of Japan (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: Chinese Revolutions (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: Women and Nationalism in East Asia (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: The Evolution of Contemporary Business in Japan (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: Medieval Japan (Hist)

400-3 History, Culture and Language of China (Hist/IS)

403-3 Ancient Mesopotamia (Hist)

426-3 Beijing Human Geography Field School (Geog)

454-3 History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict (Hist)

GBA489-3 Business Travel Study to China (School of Business)

Asian Studies Minor Requirements

The minor in Asian Studies requires 18 credit hours of courses designated Asian Studies or courses approved by the Coordinator of Asian Studies.

6 hours from any two 100 and 200 level courses (Language option would be 8 hrs):

101-4 Elementary Chinese I (FLL)

102-4 Elementary Chinese II (FLL)

111-3 Introduction to Geography: Freshman Seminar-Discover China (Geog)

111-d-3 Introduction to Foreign Studies: Chinese (FLL)

201-4 Intermediate Chinese I (FLL)

202-4 Intermediate Chinese II (FLL)

233-3 Philosophies and Diverse Cultures (Phil)

6 hours from any two 300 level courses

303-3 History of the Ancient Near East (Hist)

305a -3 Comparative Asian Civilizations, Antiquity - 1500 (Hist)

305b-3 Comparative Asian Civilizations, 1500 - Present (Hist)

306-3 People and Culture of Asia (Anthro)

324-3 Peoples and Cultures of the East (IS)

331-3 Geography of the Commonwealth of Independent

States (Geog)

333-3 Geography of Asia (Geog)

334-3 World Religions (Phil)

335-3 Islamic Thought (Phil)

354a, b-3 each Islamic Middle East, Modern Middle East (Hist)

356-3 Political Systems of Asia (Political Science)

356a, b-3 each History of China (Hist)

357-3 History of Modern China (Hist)

358-3 History of Japan (Hist)

3 hours from any 400 level course

400-3 Topical Seminar: Chinese Revolutions (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: Women and Nationalism in East Asia (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: The Evolution of Contemporary Business in Japan (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: Medieval Japan (Hist)

400-3 History and Language of China (Hist/IS)

403-3 Ancient Mesopotamia (Hist)

426-3 Beijing Human Geography Field School (Geog)

450-3 Geography of China (Geog)

454-3 History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict (Hist)

GBA489-3 Business Travel Study to China (School of Business)

3 additional hours from any of the Asian Studies Minor courses offered at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

101-4 Elementary Chinese I (FLL)

102-4 Elementary Chinese II (FLL)

111-d-3 Introduction to Foreign Studies: Chinese (FLL)

201-4 Intermediate Chinese I (FLL)

202-4 Intermediate Chinese II (FLL)

233-3 Philosophies of Diverse Cultures (Phil)

303-3 History of the Ancient Near East (Hist)

305a -3 Comparative Asian Civilizations, Antiquity - 1500 (Hist)

305b-3 Comparative Asian Civilizations, 1500 - Present (Hist)

306-3 Peoples and Cultures of Asia (Anthro)

324-3 Peoples and Cultures of the East (IS)

331-3 Geography of the Commonwealth of Independent States (Geog)

333-3 Geography of Asia (Geog)

334-3 World Religions (Phil)

344-3 Asian Pacific American Representations in Popular Culture (English)

354a, b-3 each History of the Middle East (Hist)

356-3 Political Systems of Asia (Political Science)

356a, b-3 each History of China (Hist)

357-3 History of Modern China (Hist)

358-3 History of Japan (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: Chinese Revolutions (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: Women and Nationalism in East Asia (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: The Evolution of Contemporary Business in Japan (Hist)

400-3 Topical Seminar: Medieval Japan (Hist)

400-3 History, Culture and Language of China (Hist/IS)

403-3 Ancient Mesopotamia (Hist)

426-3 Beijing Human Geography Field School (Geog)

454-3 History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict (Hist)

GBA489-3 Business Travel Study to China (School of Business)

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