Minor requirements (8 units)
- Courses must be chosen from the approved list in consultation with the program director.
- Typically at least 2 courses are selected in each of the three disciplinary categories: social sciences (including anthropology, economics, linguistics, political science, psychology, and sociology), history, and humanities (including art history, art theory and practice, comparative literary studies, philosophy, and religious studies).
- 2 additional courses to be taken in any of the three disciplinary categories.
At least 4 courses must relate to one of three culturally differentiated areas: East Asia, Southeast Asia, or South Asia.
Only 1 course may be double-counted toward the student’s major. None may be double-counted toward another minor.Students who satisfactorily complete two years of language study in Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, or Korean may complete the minor with only 6 disciplinary courses. (Native-speaker proficiency does not count for course credit.) Back to top