Undergraduate Studies

The Department of East Asian Studies at the University of Arizona offers programs leading to the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree with a major in East Asian Studies, as well as minor programs. Training in East Asian Studies affords students important opportunities for careers in teaching, international business, international law, government and diplomatic service, and journalism.

Instruction is offered in a number of disciplines, including Chinese and Japanese culture, history, linguistics, literature, thought, and women’s studies, Asian humanities and religions, and Asian-American studies.

The Department also offers courses in Chinese and Japanese language.


Program Requirements and Information: Chinese and Japanese

Undergraduate Major

Undergraduate Minor


Undergraduate Advising

For questions about EAS majors/minors and/or to declare a major/minor, please schedule an appointment here.

You will need to log in with your UAccess information to make an appointment. Your appointment will be made with:

Prof. Maggie Camp
mcamp@email.arizona.edu
520-621-5534


For questions regarding the Language Program ONLY (language class placement, placement exams, etc.), contact:

Chinese

Cindy Shih (Fall 2011) (shih@email.arizona.edu), 520-626-3816
Feng-hsi Liu (Spring 2012) (fliu@email.arizona.edu), 520-621-5479

Japanese

Itsumi Ishikawa-Peck (itsumi@email.arizona.edu), 520-621-4417


Study Abroad

For questions about study abroad programs in China, contact:

Wenhao Diao (wdiao@email.arizona.edu), 520-621-0106, or

For questions about study abroad programs in Japan, contact:

Nathaniel Smith (nathanielsmith@email.arizona.edu), 520-621-5476