The Asian Studies programme is designed for students who wish to combine training in an Asian language with courses devoted to developing an understanding of the history, culture, politics and economics of the countries of the Asian region.
Asian Studies is available as a major or minor for:
Asian Studies is also available as an endorsement for:
- Diploma for Graduates (DipGrad)
The core Asian Studies papers are ALL required for a BA, BASc or BACom with a major or a minor in Asian Studies, as well as for a DipGrad endorsed in Asian Studies.
- ASIA 101 Introducing Asia
- ASIA 201 Asian Popular Cultures
- ASIA 202/ASIA 302 Special Topic
- ASIA 301 Topics in Asian Studies
In addition to the core papers, to complete your qualification in Asian Studies you can choose from a large number of relevant papers offered in other programmes. For the full list of these papers, refer to the Asian Studies programme requirements and minor subject requirements: