Asian Studies, Minor

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. Courses taken through USAC and other approved study abroad programs may be used to complete the minor.

Lower-division Foundational and Regional Survey Courses (six to nine credits required)

  • Foundational Courses (zero to three credits)
  • Regional Survey Courses (six to nine credits)

Upper-division Regional and Regional-Content Courses (nine to 12 credits required)

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