Program Overview

The Asian Studies: Language, Commerce and Culture program is designed to strengthen Asian area studies and foreign languages across the curriculum to prepare students to function effectively in the areas of culture, commerce and languages with some of America's biggest trading partners. The program provides an interdisciplinary approach to explore the diverse cultures, languages, societies, history, political economy, and commerce of Asia.

Business (CA) Requirements

Required Courses Units
BUS. 246 Doing Business in China 3 units
HIST 453 History of China 3 units
SOCI 432 Chinese Culture and Society units
Plus a minimum of 6 units from the following: Units
CHIN 111 Elementary Chinese I 3 units
CHIN 112 Elementary Chinese II 3 units
Plus a minimum of 3 units from the following: Units
ART 105 Art of Asia & the Near East 3 units
BUS. 200 Introduction to International Business units
BUS. 221 Intercultural Business Communication 3 units
BUS. 241 Doing Business in Asia 1.5 units
BUS. 248 Asian Management Systems 3 units
BUS. 468 Asia in the World Today units
BUS. 680SB Study Abroad in China units
ECON 310 Political Economy of Asia 3 units
GEOG 110 Cultural Geography 3 units
HIST 430 Early Asian Civilizations 3 units
HIST 432 Modern Asian Civilizations 3 units
LIT. 265 Asian American Literature 3 units
PLSC 130 International Relations 3 units
SOCI 341 Asian Cultures and Societies units
Total Required Major Units: 15