2015-16 Degree Plan

East Asian Studies, BA

College of Arts & Sciences: Department of multidisciplinary
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Term 1 Hours Towards Degree: 15 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
ENGL 110: Accelerated Composition or ENGL 111: Composition I and ENGL 112: Composition II or ENGL 113: Enhanced Composition 3 C
Freshman Academic Choice 3 D-
MATH 3 C
Cc CHIN 111: Beginning Chinese I or JAPN 111: Beginning Japanese I 6 C
  • Course selection depends on track. The tracks available are Chinese and Japanese.
Term Hours: 15
Term 2 Hours Towards Degree: 31 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
ENGL 120: Composition III 3 C
Physical and Natural Science 4 C
Social Behavioral Science Core Course 3 C
Cc CHIN 112: Beginning Chinese II or JAPN 112: Beginning Japanese II 6 C
  • Course selection depends on track. The tracks available are Chinese and Japanese.
Term Hours: 16
Term 3 Hours Towards Degree: 46 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
JAPN 341: Introduction to Premodern Japanese Literature and Culture in Translation or JAPN 342: Introduction to Modern Japanese Literature and Culture in Translation or CHIN 343: Topics in Chinese Literature and Culture in Translation 3 C
Cc CHIN 201: Second Year Chinese I or JAPN 201: Intermediate Japanese I 3 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
CJ 130 Or PHIL 156 or ENGL 219 or ENGL 220 3 C
Social Behavioral Science Core Course 3 C
  • Course selection depends on track. The tracks available are Chinese and Japanese.
Term Hours: 15
Term 4 Hours Towards Degree: 61 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Upper Division Social Science 3 C
Cc CHIN 202: Second Year Chinese II or JAPN 202: Intermediate Japanese II 3 C
HIST 251: Traditional Eastern Civilizations (For Chinese Track) or HIST 252: Modern Eastern Civilizations (For Chinese Track) or HIST 382: Imperial China (For Chinese Track) or HIST 384: History of Japan (For Japanese Track) 3 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
East Asian Studies Elective (from Area 4 or 5) 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 5 Hours Towards Degree: 76 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Upper Division Humanities 3 C
Cc CHIN 301: Third Year Chinese I or JAPN 301: Advanced Japanese I 3 C
Fine Arts Core Course 3 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
East Asian Studies Elective (from Area 4 or 5) 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 6 Hours Towards Degree: 91 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Upper Division Humanities 3 C
Cc CHIN 302: Third Year Chinese II or JAPN 302: Advanced Japanese II 3 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
East Asian Studies Elective (from Area 4 or 5) 3 C
Physical and Natural Science Core Course 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 7 Hours Towards Degree: 106 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Cc CHIN 305: Intermediate Chinese Conversation (For Chinese Track) or CHIN 401: China Today: Advanced Readings in Chinese (For Chinese Track) or JAPN 401: Advanced Reading and Discussion in Japanese I (For Japanese Track) 3 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
2nd Major or Elective Any Level 3 C
2nd Major Requirement or Upper Division Elective 3 D-
2nd Major Requirement or Upper Division Elective 3 D-
Term Hours: 15
Term 8 Hours Towards Degree: 120 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Cc CHIN 305: Intermediate Chinese Conversation (For Chinese Track) or CHIN 401: China Today: Advanced Readings in Chinese (For Chinese Track) or JAPN 402: Advanced Reading and Discussion in Japanese II (For Japanese Track) 3 C
Elective Any Level 2 C
Humanities Core Course 3 C
East Asian Studies Elective (from Area 5) 3 C
2nd Major Requirement or Upper-Division Elective 3 C
Term Hours: 14
Degree Plan Notes
  • Minimunm graduation GPA = 2.00. Keep in mind that minimum grades on road map are for individual cousework only. Students must maintain a minimum of a 2.0 cumulative GPA for admission and graduation from the College of Arts and Sciences.

  • CJ 130 Or PHIL 156 or ENGL 219 or ENGL 220s
    CJ 130: Public Speaking
    ENGL 219: Tech & Professional Writing
    ENGL 220: Expository Writing
    PHIL 156: Reasoning & Critical Thinking
    HIST 251: Traditional Eastern Civilizations (For Chinese Track) or HIST 252: Modern Eastern Civilizations (For Chinese Track) or HIST 382: Imperial China (For Chinese Track) or HIST 384: History of Japan (For Japanese Track)s
    HIST 251: Trad Eastern Civilizations
    HIST 252: Modern Eastern Civilizations
    HIST 382: Imperial China
    HIST 384: History of Japan