Major: International Studies
Concentration: Asian Studies
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Foreign Language (8 credits)
Requires grades of C or above.
SELECT 1 LANGUAGE SEQUENCE
Complete one sequence of two semesters beginning-level language (such as FRE 1120 Beginning French I and FRE 1121 Beginning French II) with a grade of C or higher:
CHI FRE GER JPN POR RUS SPN
Requisites (6 credits)
Requires grades of C or above.
SELECT 2 INTERMEDIATE LANGUAGE

Foreign language proficiency is required. Students should have foreign language proficiency or CLEP equivalent to 2 beginning-level (see Foreign Language area) and 2 intermediate-level languages (in the same language). Students may satisfy the foreign language requirement by attaining proficiency equal to that associated with completion of intermediate level courses (2000 level or above) or completion of 6 semester hours beyond the above mentioned College requirement of an 8 hour introductory sequence in any foreign language.

Select 2 intermediate courses in foreign language:
CHI FRE GER JPN POR RUS SPN

Students already proficient in two languages should take additional upper-division language courses in place of the intermediate-level language courses. Students may petition the Program Director for permission to substitute two major electives (if upper-division courses are not available in the appropriate language) or beginning- level language courses (if students wish to begin studying a new language) in place of the intermediate-level language course requisites.
Major Requirements (15 credits)
Requires grades of C or above.
ANT3212 (CD)(FC)Peoples/Cultures World (3 Credits)
ECO3701 CD-Contemporary Intl Eco (3 Credits)
GEO3553 Cultural Dimensions of Eco Geo (3 Credits)
SELECT 1 FROM THE FOLLOWING:
  • CPO 4014 Comparative Politics: Frameworks for Analysis
    Prereq: CPO 2002
  • INR 4603 International Relations: Frameworks of Analysis
    Prereq: INR 2002
SELECT 1 FROM THE FOLLOWING:
  • ANT 4083 Quantitative Methods in Anthropology (3 credits)
  • ANT 4497 Ethnographic Methods (3 credits)
  • HIS 3051 The Craft of the Historian (3 credits)
  • POS 3713 Political Inquiry & Analysis (3 credits) ***POS 3733 Research Design for Political Scientists has replaced POS 3713 as of fall 2013.***
International Educational Experience
All majors must complete an approved (meaning approval by the program director) international experience from one of the following options:
INR3950 Int'l Educ Experience (0 Credits)
A. Successful completion of an UNF sponsored study abroad program.
B. Successful completion of another university sponsored study abroad program.
C. Successful completion of a student exchange program abroad.
D. Successful completion of a language study abroad program.
E. Successful completion of an internship program abroad.
F. Successful completion of a United States based international experience.
Capstone Seminar (3 credits)
INR4930 Capstone Seminar: Intl Studies (3 Credits)
Prereqs: Senior standing and satisfactory completion of the program's core courses:
ANT 3212, ECO 3701, GEO 3553, CPO 4014 or INR 4603, and ANT 4083 or ANT 4497 or HIS 3051 or POS 3713
Major Electives (9 credits)
Thematic or regional studies area.
For additional courses check with the list in the COAS Advising Office each semester.
SELECT 3 COURSES FROM THE FOLLOWING:
  • ANT 4362 Peoples & Cultures of Southeast Asia
  • ASH 3337 Gandhi/Modern India
  • ASH 3401 Contemporary China
  • ASH 3404 Modern China
  • ASH 3440 Japanese Civilization
  • ASH 3448 Hiroshima
  • ASH 3620 Asian Art & Culture
  • ASH 3932 Selected Topics: Asian History
  • ASH 4934 Seminar: Asian History
  • ASN 3106 Japanese Women
  • CHI 3930 Special Topics in Chinese
  • CHT 3500 Chinese Culture
  • EUH 3581 Russia in Asia
  • INR 4905 Directed Independent Study
  • LIT 3193 Literature of the East
  • PHH 3811 Philosophy of Zen Buddhism
  • PHH 3820 Chinese Philosophy
  • PHH 3860 Japanese Mind
  • PHI 3664 Ethics East & West
  • PHI 3931 East & West: Selected Topics
  • REL 3310 Asian Religions
  • REL 3330 Religions of India
Minor Required
A minor is required for this major.* (Credits will vary)
The minor must be selected from the list of approved minors, including those outside the college of the major.
See List of Minors in the Undergraduate Catalog. Minors are generally completed during the last 60 credit hours of your program. Your minor may require prerequisites, so choosing a minor early is beneficial. See your Advisor to declare a minor.
*(Double majors are exempt from a minor.)
Free Electives (4 credits)
SELECT 4 HRS FREE ELECTIVES 3000/4000
This degree requires a minimum of 120 total hours with 48 upper (3000/4000) level hours. Free electives may be courses in any discipline (provided the required prerequisites are met) and they are the hours needed to satisfy the total hour requirement. These hours may vary (consult your advisor about free elective hours needed to graduate).