Bachelor of Arts with a Major in International Affairs, Asia

Requirements for the concentration

In addition to specific topics listed under IAFF 2190W, the IAFF 3100-range, and IAFF 4191, other topics relevant to the concentration may be approved by the academic advisor.

If a student wishes to take any course not listed, prior approval of the academic advisor is required.

Required
Five courses from the following. At least two courses must be from Group A and at least two courses must be from Group B.
Group A:
ANTH 3703Cultures of the Pacific
ANTH 3704Cultures of Southeast Asia
ANTH 3705Anthropology of East Asia
ECON 2151Economic Development
ECON 2169Introduction to the Economy of China
ECON 2170Introduction to the Economy of Japan
GEOG 3165Geography of South Asia
IAFF 2091East Asia-Past and Present
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (War Crimes Trials in Asia)
IAFF 3186Special Topics in Asian Studies
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (Human Rights and Democracy in Southeast Asia)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (China and Africa)
PSC 2368Politics in the Two Koreas
PSC 2369Comparative Politics of South Asia
PSC 2371Politics and Foreign Policy of China
PSC 2373Comparative Politics of Southeast Asia
PSC 2374Politics and Foreign Policy of Japan
PSC 2475International Relations of East Asia
Group B:
AH 2190East Asian Art
AH 2191South Asian Art
AH 2192The Art of Southeast Asia
CHIN 3136Chinese Women in Myth, Literature, and Film
CHIN 3162Chinese Culture Through Film
EALL 3881Women, Gender, and Religion in China
HIST 2305WMajors’ Introductory Seminar: United States (Cold War in Asia)
HIST 3035The United States and the Wars in Indochina, 1945–1975
HIST 3601Topics: Asian History
HIST 3610China to 1800
HIST 3611History of Modern China
HIST 3614Writing Modern Chinese History
HIST 3615History of Chinese Communism
HIST 3621History of Modern Japan
HIST 3630History of Korea
HIST 3631History of Modern Korea
HIST 3640History of Southeast Asia
HIST 3650Modern South Asia, 1750-Present
HIST 3840History of Central Asia
JAPN 3162Japanese Culture Through Film
or ANTH 3709 Japanese Culture Through Film
KOR 3162Korean Culture through Film
REL 2562Mythologies of India
REL 2601Buddhism
REL 3501Hinduism
REL 3514Indian Philosophy and Mysticism
REL 3841Religion in Modern China
REL 3989The Goddess in India and Beyond
Or any undergraduate literature course numbered 2000 or above with this regional focus.