Japan-related Courses

Courses on Japan in the Asian Studies Department

  • 121 Asian Cultures in Comparative Perspectives
  • 124 Introduction to Japanese Film (in English translation)
  • 126 Japanese Language in Society
  • 177 Power and Press in East Asia
  • 200 The Arts and Culture of Japan
  • 226 Topics in Japanese Language in Society
  • 235 Modern Japanese Literature (in English translation)
  • 240 Talking in Japan and the U.S.: Language, Identity and Beyond
  • 300 Topics in Asian Studies (Understanding East Asian Languages and Linguistics, Spring 2011)
  • Asian Conversations Sequence: AS 210, AS 215, AS 220
  • 310 Buddhism through Text and Image

 Courses in other departments, often cross-listed with the Asian Studies Department

In addition to the following, interim courses, Carleton courses and other courses may be submitted to the chair of the Asian Studies Department for approval.

  • Art 260 The Arts of Japan
  • History 252 Japanese Civilization
  • History 253 Modern Japan
  • History 340 East Asian Seminar
  • Philosophy 251 Asian Philosophy
  • Political Science 245 Nationalism, Regionalism, and Globalization: Asia
  • Political Science 254 Japanese Politics and Society
  • Psychology 226 Human Development in East Asia
  • Religion 256, Religions of China And Japan
  • Religion 257 Buddhism
  • Religion 289 Buddhism, Peace and Justice