Minor Requirements

Requirements
Required Lower Division Foundational Courses AAST200 Introduction to Asian American Studies OR AAST201 Asian American History
Total: 3 credits
Elective Courses Three (3) AAST or other approved elective courses (see list below), including at least two (2) upper-division and one (1) comparative ethnic or global/ transnational/ international course*
List of acceptable courses
Total: 9 credits
Upper Division Courses AAST499
Advanced Colloquium in Asian American Studies (offered in Spring) OR 400-level AAST course
Total: 3 credits
Total 15 credits

Approved Elective Courses

AAST Lower-Division Electives
AAST200 Introduction to Asian American Studies
AAST201 Asian American History
*AAST222/
HIST222
Immigration and Ethnicity in the United States
AAST 223 Introduction to Asian American Literature
*ARTH290 Art and Society in Asia
*USLT202 Overview U.S. Latino/a Studies
AAST Upper-Division Electives
*AASP202H Black Culture in the United States
*AASP499T Advanced Topics in Public Policy and the Black Community: Race, Poverty, Violence, and the Juvenile Justice System: A Theoretical and Contextual Analysis of Social Capital
AAST378 Experiential Learning
AAST398D Selected Topics in Asian American Studies: Filipino American History and Biography
*AAST498B Advanced Topics in Asian American Studies: Confucius' Many Lives in East Asia & Asian America
AAST498G Advanced Topics in Asian American Studies: Asian American Women and Gender
AAST498I Advanced Topics in Asian American Studies: Asian American Leadership
AAST498M Advanced Topics in Asian American Studies: Asian American Public Policy
AAST498O Advanced Topics in Asian American Studies: Asian American Health
AAST498T Advanced Topics in Asian American Studies: Asian American Politics
*AAST498W/
AMST498R
Selected Topics in America Studies: Border Crossings: People, Power, and Politics in Translational Perspective
*ARTH484 Modern Chinese Film and Visual Culture
*EALL300 The Languages of East Asia
*ENGL428Y Seminar in Language and Literature: Postcolonial, Global, Transnational
*PSYCH354 Cross-Cultural Psychology
THET498D Special Topics in Theatre History from 1800 to Present: Asian American Theatre
*USLT498B Special Topics: Latinas/os and U.S. Popular Culture
*USLT498B Special Topics: Latinas/os Racial Formation
*300-Level Asian Language course (only 1 language class can count toward AAST minor)

* Meets ‚Äúcomparative ethnic or global/transnational/international‚ÄĚ course requirement
NOTE: Other courses not on this list may be approved as an elective by the AAST Director.