The Concentrations

The Asian Studies Concentration

Students with a major in another department may choose a concentration in Asian Studies, China Studies or Japan Studies. Students with Asian Studies majors may also choose to do a concentration in China and/or Japan Studies.  Courses may count toward both a major and a concentration.

An Asian Studies concentration consists of six courses:

  1. At least two of the six courses must be taken on campus
  2. No language courses may count toward this concentration

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China Studies Concentration 

Available only to students entering before fall 2017 [classes of 2017-2020]

A China Studies concentration consists of six courses:

  1. Four Chinese language courses above Chinese 112;
  2. Two other courses on China; no level I or II language courses may count in this category

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Japan Studies Concentration

Available only to students entering before fall 2017 [classes of 2017-2020]

A Japan Studies concentration consists of six courses:

  1. Four Japanese language courses above Japanese 112 ;
  2. Two other courses on Japan; no level I or II language courses may count in this category

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