Effective Spring 2017

Freshman
AUCCCredits
CO 150College Composition (GT-CO2)1A3
GR 100Introduction to Geography (GT-SS2)3C3
INST 200Interdisciplinary Approaches to Globalization 3
Select one group from the following: 10
Group A:
  
First-Year Chinese I  
First-Year Chinese II  
Group B:
  
First-Year Japanese I  
First-Year Japanese II  
POLS 241Comparative Government and Politics (GT-SS1)3E3
Arts and Humanities3B3
Historical Perspectives3D3
Mathematics1B3
 Total Credits 31
Sophomore
 
Select one from the following: 3
Agricultural and Resource Economics (GT-SS1)3C 
Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)3C 
Select one from the following:1 3
Asian Civilizations I (GT-HI1)3D 
Asian Civilizations II (GT-HI1)3D 
Select one course from the following not taken elsewhere:1 3
Asian Civilizations I (GT-HI1)3D 
Asian Civilizations II (GT-HI1)3D 
Modern South Asia: Colonialism and Nationalism  
Medieval China and Central Asia  
Select one group from the following: 10
Group A:
  
Second-Year Chinese I (GT-AH4)3B 
Second-Year Chinese II (GT-AH4)3B 
Group B:
  
Second-Year Japanese I (GT-AH4)3B 
Second-Year Japanese II (GT-AH4)3B 
International Studies Major Course Selection  3
Advanced Writing23
Biological and Physical Sciences3A7
 Total Credits 32
Junior
 
INST 301Global Commodities across the Disciplines4B3
Select one group from the following: 6
Group A:
  
Third-Year Chinese I  
Third-Year Chinese II  
Group B:
  
Third-Year Japanese I  
Third-Year Japanese II  
International Studies Major Course Selection  12
Arts and Humanities3B3
Electives 6
 Total Credits 30
Senior
 
INST 492Seminar4A,4C3
International Studies Major Course Selection  9
Electives2 13-15
 Total Credits 25-27
 Program Total Credits: 120

International Studies Major Course Selection

Students must select a minimum total of 24 credits, 18 of which must be upper-division (300- to 400-level), from at least three subject codes, from the following groups of courses. Select at least 6 credits from 1. History and Politics of Asia; at least 6 credits from 2. Thought and Cultures of Asia; and at least 3 credits from 3. International Studies. Select an additional minimum of 9 credits from among the three groups to bring the total to 24.

Code Title AUCC Credits
1. History and Politics of Asia
Select a minimum of 6 credits from the following: 6
Modern South Asia: Colonialism and Nationalism
South Asia Since Independence
Ancient China
Medieval China and Central Asia
China in the Modern World, 1600-Present
Tokugawa and Modern Japan, 1600-Present
East Asia in the Age of Empire, 1800-Present
Pacific Wars: Philippines-WWII
Pacific Wars: Korea and Vietnam
U.S.-China Relations Since 1800
Reading Seminar: East Asia
Reading Seminar: South Asia
India
Comparative Asian Politics
2. Thought and Cultures of Asia
Select a minimum of 6 credits from the following: 6
Modern Indian Culture and Society
Southeast Asian Cultures and Societies
Art of the Pacific
Asian Literature
Chinese Language, Literature, Culture in Translation (GT-AH2) 3B
Japanese Language, Literature, Culture in Translation (GT-AH2)
Contemporary Chinese Literature and the Arts
Introduction to Chinese Cinema Studies 3
Studies in Foreign Film: Asia
Introduction to Japanese Cinema Studies
Group Study-Chinese
Historical Aspects of the Language and Society
Group Study-Japanese
Religions of the East
Philosophies of East Asia
Topics in Asian Philosophy
Contemporary Eastern Religious Thought
Mysticism East and West
3. International Studies
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the following: 3
World Interdependence-Population and Food (GT-SS3) 3E
International Retailing
Historic Textiles
Cultures and the Global System (GT-SS3) 3E
Geoarchaeology
Indigenous Ecologies and the Modern World
Comparative Legal Systems
Method in Cultural Anthropology
International Development Theory and Practice
Issues in Environmental Economics (GT-SS1) 3C
International Agricultural Trade
Ag- and Resource-Based Economic Development
Travel Abroad-International Comparative Management
Travel Abroad-Sustainable Building
Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1) 3C
International Political Economy
Comparative Economic Systems
Economics of International Trade and Policy
Economics of International Finance and Policy
Economic Development
International Business Finance
Cultural Geography
Science and Technology in Modern History
World Environmental History, 1500-Present
History of Antarctica, 1800-Present
Globalization: Exploring Our Global Village (GT-SS3) 3E
Model United Nations 3E
International Social Welfare and Development
Women and Development
Children and Youth in Global Context
Education for Global Peace
International Mass Communication
International Business Management
International Marketing
International Issues-Recreation and Tourism
Global Environmental Politics
International Law
International Organization
United States Foreign Policy
Comparative Foreign Policy
International Security
Agriculture and Global Society
Comparative Urban Studies
Travel Abroad: Comparative Criminal Justice 4
Travel Abroad: Crime and Deviance 4
Intercultural Communication
1

Course(s) selected may not be used here and for All-University Core Curriculum (AUCC) 3D or 3E or in International Studies Major Course Selection courses.

2

Select enough elective credits to bring the program total to a minimum of 120 credits, of which at least 42 credits must be upper-division (300- to 400-level).

3

 Credit allowed for only one of the following: LCHI 365, LGEN 465B, LJPN 365.

4

To count toward the International Studies Major Course Selection, travel abroad must be to a country or area covered by this concentration.

Freshman
Semester 1CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
CO 150College Composition (GT-CO2)  1A3
GR 100Introduction to Geography (GT-SS2)X 3C3
Select one course from the following:   5
First-Year Chinese I    
First-Year Japanese I    
Arts and Humanities  3B3
Historical Perspectives  3D3
 Total Credits   17
Semester 2CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
INST 200Interdisciplinary Approaches to Globalization   3
Select one course from the following:   5
First-Year Chinese II    
First-Year Japanese II    
POLS 241Comparative Government and Politics (GT-SS1)X 3E3
MathematicsX 1B3
CO 150 must be completed by the end of Semester 2.X   
 Total Credits   14
Sophomore
Semester 3CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
Select one course from the following:   3
Agricultural and Resource Economics (GT-SS1)  3C 
Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)  3C 
Select one course from the following:   3
Asian Civilizations I (GT-HI1)  3D 
Asian Civilizations II (GT-HI1)  3D 
Select one course from the following:   5
Second-Year Chinese I (GT-AH4)  3B 
Second-Year Japanese I (GT-AH4)  3B 
International Studies Major Course Selection (See list on Concentration Requirements Tab)   3
Biological and Physical Sciences  3A3
LCHI 105 or LJPN 105 must be completed by the end of Semester 3.X   
 Total Credits   17
Semester 4CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
Select one course from the following not previously taken:   3
Asian Civilizations I (GT-HI1)  3D 
Asian Civilizations II (GT-HI1)  3D 
Modern South Asia: Colonialism and Nationalism    
Medieval China and Central Asia    
Select one course from the following:   5
Second-Year Chinese II (GT-AH4)  3B 
Second-Year Japanese II (GT-AH4)  3B 
Advanced Writing  23
Biological and Physical Sciences  3A4
ECON 202 or AREC 202 and LCHI 107 or LJPN 107 must be completed by the end of Semester 4.X   
 Total Credits   15
Junior
Semester 5CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
INST 301Global Commodities across the DisciplinesX 4B3
Select one course from the following:   3
Third-Year Chinese I    
Third-Year Japanese I    
International Studies Major Course Selection (See list on Concentration Requirements Tab)   6
Elective    3
LCHI 200 or LJPN 200 and HIST 120 or HIST 121 must be completed by the end of Semester 5.X   
 Total Credits   15
Semester 6CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
Select one course from the following:   3
Third-Year Chinese II    
Third-Year Japanese II    
International Studies Major Course Selection (See list on Concentration Requirements Tab)   6
Arts and Humanities  3B3
Elective   3
LCHI 201 or LJPN 201 must be completed by the end of Semester 6.X   
 Total Credits   15
Senior
Semester 7CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
INST 492Seminar X4A,4C3
International Studies Major Course Selection (See list on Concentration Requirements Tab)   3
Electives   8
LCHI 304 or LJPN 304 must be completed by the end of Semester 7.X   
 Total Credits   14
Semester 8CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
International Studies Major Course Selection (See list on Concentration Requirements Tab)X  6
ElectivesX  5-7
The benchmark courses for the 8th semester are the remaining courses in the entire program of study.X   
 Total Credits   11-13
 Program Total Credits:   120