Minor Requirements

Requirements for a minor in South and Southeast Asian Studies, with a major in any discipline:
  1. SSEA/ANTY/LS 102H (three credits).
  2. Six credits in lower division (100-200) courses: SSEA/LS 202, SSEA/RLST 232H (RELS 232H), SSEA/RLST 234 (RELS 234), and SSEA/SOCI 212S (SOC 212H).
  3. Nine credits from the following list in upper division (300 and above) courses, of which at least 3 credits must be in the humanities, and 3 credits in the social sciences.

No language courses are required.  However, students are encouraged to study regional languages through summer institutes, such as SEASSI, or through accredited study abroad experiences in either South, or Southeast Asia

The following is a list of SSEA courses for the Minor.  Please refer to the Current Courses page for additional details.
SSEA/ANTY/LSH 102H Introduction to South and Southeast Asiacolorful decorative image of the goddess Saraswati
SSEA 195 Special Topics
SSEA/LSH 202X Introduction to India

SSEA 212S Southeast Asian Cultures and Civilizations

SSEA/RLST 232H Buddhism
SSEA/RLST 234 Hinduism
SSEA 295 Special Topics

SSEA/LSH 328 Love in Bombay Cinema 

SSEA/ANTY 330X Peoples and Cultures of the World: Indonesia and the Philippines  

SSEA/LSH 342 Comparative Topics in Religion and Literature

SSEA/RLST 353 Topics in South Asian Religions
SSEA/RLST 366 Tibetan Civilization
SSEA/RLST 368 Contemporary Buddhism in South & Southeast Asia
SEA 395 Special Topics

SSEA/LSH 415 Same Sex Unions Literature

SSEA/LSH 416 The Bhagavad Gita

SSEA/ANTY 440 Contemporary Issues of South and Southeast Asia
SSEA 495 Special Topics


ANTY 330X Peoples and Cultures of the World: Peoples of Asia (Autumn 2014)

FILM 381 South Asian Cinema (Autumn 2014)

SOCI 212S Social Issues in Southeast Asia (Autumn 2014)