Asian American Studies, Minor

Asian American Studies explores the historical and contemporary experiences of Asian immigrants and of persons of Asian ancestry in North America, and the relevance of those experiences for understanding race and ethnicity in national and global contexts. The program introduces students to the methods and concerns of a wide spectrum of disciplines: anthropology and ethnography, economics, history, law, literature, sociology and demography, political science, and urban studies, as well as creative and expository writing.

Minor Requirements
Core Courses
Select 2 of the following:2
Asian Americans in Contemporary Society
Asian American Literature
Introduction to Asian American History
Other ASAM Courses
Select 3 course units of other ASAM courses3
ASAM or Related Courses
Select 1 course unit of ASAM or Related courses chosen in consultation with your Minor advisor1
Total Course Units6

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2017 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.