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Minors Snapshot - Asian Studies

Description:

The minor is a part of Cross Disciplinary Programs.

The purpose of this cross disciplinary program is to broaden the students' perspective by enhancing their understanding and appreciation of Asian culture and institutions. This program combines the offerings of several academic units, such as anthropology, art, design and art history, economics, English, geography, history, international business, foreign languages, political science, and religion and philosophy.

The minimum requirement for a minor in Asian studies is 18 credit hours. A maximum of eight hours of Chinese, Japanese, Korean or Hindi language may be included to satisfy credit hour requirements of the minor.

Offering Academic Unit: The Office of Cross Disciplinary Studies and Diversity Engagement

Academic Unit Website: http://www.jmu.edu/cds/regional-and-area-studies/index.shtml

Undergraduate Catalog Website: http://www.jmu.edu/catalog/14/minors/asian.shtml