Contemporary Asian Studies Major (Arts Program) - ASMAJ0235

Enrolment Requirements

This is an open enrolment program. A student who has completed 4.0 credits may enrol in the program.

Completion Requirements

(7.0 credits. Please note: each course can only be counted towards one of the requirements below)

1. 1.0 credit from CAS200H1/​ CAS201H1/​ CAS202H1

2. 1.0 credit in 300-level CAS courses (including JHA, JPA, and SAS)

3. CAS400H1

4. 1.5 credits from Group A

5. 1.5 credits from Group B

6. 1.0 additional credit from Group A or B, OR 1.0 credit at any level of an Asian language (see Accepted Language Courses below)

7. CAS450H1 OR 0.5 credit in a quantitative or qualitative methods course from Group C to fulfill the Research Competency required in the program.


Group A: Social, Political and Economic Topics (Social Science)
AFR389H1, CAS200H1, CAS201H1, CAS202H1, CAS310H1, CAS320H1, CAS370H1, CAS390H1, CAS420H1, CAS430H1, CAS490H1, ANT341H1, ANT472H1, ANT477H1, CDN230H1, CDN390H1, EAS105H1, EAS246H1, EAS247H1, EAS270H1, EAS271H1, EAS272H1, EAS273H1, EAS285H1, EAS289Y1, EAS315H1, EAS328H1, EAS333H1, EAS345Y1, EAS347H1, EAS357H1, EAS364H1, EAS372H1, EAS373H1, EAS374H1, EAS375H1, EAS378H1, EAS457H1, EAS459Y1, EAS466H1, EAS468H1, EAS473H1, EAS474H1, EAS476H1, ECO435H1, GGR342H1, GGR343H1, HIS280Y1, HIS282Y1, HIS283Y1, HIS326H1, HIS328H1, HIS333H1, HIS346H1, HIS379H1, HIS385H1, HIS385Y0, HIS470H1, HIS480H1, HIS494H1, JHA384H1, JHA394H1, JPA331H1, JPA376Y0, JPA453H1, MUN200H1, POL302Y1, POL307H1, POL328Y1/​ POL328H1, POL388H1, POL357Y1, POL431Y1, POL441H1, SAS114H1, SAS318H1, SOC218H1, SOC372H1, WGS420H1

Group B: Cultural Topics (Humanities)
BPM214H1, CAS310H1, CAS320H1, CAS350H1, CAS360H1, CAS414H1, CDN225H1, CDN307H1, CDN325H1, CHC456H1, CIN376Y1, EAS231H1, EAS251H1, EAS278H1, EAS279H1, EAS307H1, EAS314H1, EAS333H1, EAS355H1, EAS387H1, EAS391H1, EAS392H1, EAS394H1, EAS419H1, EAS421H1, EAS431H1, EAS489H1, ENG368H1, ENG369H1, FAH260H1, FAH262H1, FAH363H1, FAH364H1, FAH462H1, FAH463H1, FAH464H1, FAH465H1, FAH487H1, FAH490H1, HIS266H1, HIS467H1, MUS209H1, MUS215H1, PHL237H1, PHL239H1, PHL339H1, RLG205H1, RLG206H1, RLG208H1, RLG311H1, RLG312H1, RLG352H1, RLG355H1, RLG356H1, RLG358H1, RLG361H1, RLG365H1, RLG366H1, RLG372H1, RLG373H1, RLG478H1, SAS490H1

Group C: Methodology
CAS450H1, DTS300H1, ECO220Y1, ECO227Y1, GGR225H1, GGR270H1, GGR271H1, MUN105Y1, POL222H1, POL419H1, PSY201H1, STA201H1, STA220H1, SOC202H1, SOC204H1

Accepted Language Courses
EAS100Y1, EAS101Y1, EAS200Y1, EAS201H1, EAS300Y1, EAS401H1, EAS402H1, EAS404H1, EAS120Y1, EAS121H1, EAS122Y0, EAS220Y1, EAS221H1, EAS222Y0, EAS223Y0, EAS301H1, EAS320Y1, EAS321Y0, EAS322Y0, EAS460H1, EAS461H1, EAS462Y0, EAS463Y0, EAS464Y0, EAS110Y1, EAS210Y1, EAS211Y1, EAS212H1, EAS310Y1, EAS410Y1, EAS416Y1


Note: Effective Fall 2021, courses associated with New College's Buddhism, Psychology and Mental Health program will have the new "BPM" designator. In addition, courses associated with St. Michael's College's Christianity and Culture program will have the new "CHC" designator.