Department of East Asian Studies
The University of Arizona
Learning Services Building, 102
PO Box 210105
Tucson, AZ 85721-0105
Phone: (520) 621-7505|
Fax: (520) 621-1149
CHN Course Descriptions: Chinese
EAS Course Descriptions: East Asian
JPN Course Descriptions:
The Department of East Asian Studies
is in the College of Humanities.
Degrees, Majors, Minors and Options:
Graduate Degrees -- consult the
or the department office for details.
- Master of Arts (M.A.)
- Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
Major and Degrees -- undergraduate degrees link to
Degree/Academic Program Requirements Reports (APRRs).
- East Asian Studies (B.A.,
Undergraduate Minors -- minors link to Minor Requirements Reports.
A minor is required in the Bachelor of Arts degree
programs. Students may select any minor from among the list of
approved University minors.
Minors available within the department are:
The Department of East Asian Studies offers instruction in the study of the
languages, cultures, and civilizations of China and Japan, Asian humanities
and religions, and Asian-American studies. Programs of study may emphasize the
language, linguistics, literature, history, thought, religion, or society,
ancient or modern, of one or more cultural areas. Courses related to East Asia
are also taught in the departments of Anthropology, Economics, History, and
Undergraduate majors may specialize in China or Japan, or in
discipline-focused studies of South and East Asian subjects. Many departmental
courses satisfy general education and special requirements set by other
colleges, departments, and programs.
For more information contact the department office listed