Asian Studies Minor

Study South Asia, East Asia, Southeast Asia, and Central Asia to learn how their unique traditions have influenced the world. 

Total Credit Hours: 18

Asian Studies Minor Requirements (3 Hours)

Electives (12 Hours)

Capstone Project (3 Hours)

What You'll Study

Focus on the languages of Asian civilizations as you engage in their strong history. Examine their deep religious roots and learn how their culture is portrayed through their literature. You'll take electives in history, culture, language, and social sciences, including courses like these:

  • Islamic Art and Architecture
  • Revolutionary China
  • Elementary Japanese
  • History of Indian Subcontinent
  • Economics of China

 

 

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Contact Us
If you have questions about pursuing a Asian Studies Minor, please contact:

Danielle Thompson
431 Major Williams Hall
540-231-8382
ddthomps@vt.edu

Helen Schneider
421 Major Williams Hall
540-231-8373
hms@vt.edu