University General Course Catalog 2018-2019 
    Jun 26, 2019  
University General Course Catalog 2018-2019

Asian Studies, Minor

I. Contact Information

Department of Political Science
Thompson Building 221
(775) 784-4601

II. Description

A minor in Asian Studies is offered through the College of Liberal Arts and is coordinated by the International Affairs Program. It is supported by Chinese and Japanese language instruction on campus and by Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Thai language instruction available through the University of Nevada, Reno’s University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC) programs in China, Japan, Korea and Thailand.

Students must complete 18 Asian regional credits, consisting of two or three lower division foundational and regional survey courses and three or four upper division regional content courses as listed below. Courses taken through USAC and other approved study abroad programs may be used to complete the minor.

III. Program Requirements (18 units)

I. Lower-division Foundational and Regional Survey Courses (6 to 9 units required)