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East Asian Studies Learning Outcomes

With successful completion of the major, students will:

  • Acquire and demonstrate a broad understanding of East Asia in areas such as art, culture, economy, film, history, literature, philosophy, and politics
  • Demonstrate, through an interdisciplinary approach, an understanding of shared and complementary concepts pertaining to the above
  • After successful completion of either Chinese or Japanese 245, demonstrate language proficiency of at least ACTFL Intermediate-Mid/High for speaking, Intermediate-Low for listening, Novice-High for reading and Intermediate-Low/Mid for writing
  • To demonstrate comfort and skill when studying and working in cross-cultural environments.